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Our Mission

The Balboa Middle School library provides students and staff with a welcoming space to seek out and use information, read, work, teach and learn. We encourage and facilitate curiosity among the Balboa community by offering opportunities to develop new skills and to explore emerging technologies in a safe, clean and engaging environment. 

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Library Hours: Research Databases:
  • Monday-Thursday 8:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
  • Friday 8:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
  • Closed at lunch when our clubs meet


     What’s in the Library?

  • Over 10,000 books
  • 20 computers 
  • Four 3D printers
  • Magazines and periodicals
  • Color/black and white printers 
  • Playing cards, puzzles, chess, checkers and other board games
  • Internet Access - student Internet Use Agreement must be on file and students must follow posted rules.
  • Browse our online catalog using DESTINY DISCOVER

Library Staff

Michael Cromie
Teacher Librarian, M.Ed, 3/4 MLIS
(805) 289-1800 x 2019