Country Day's separate Lower and Middle/Upper School libraries hold a vast wealth of resources in literature, research, audio/visual materials, and technological tools to help all students at every level learn the skills and the joys of exploring for knowledge. Check the Library Resource page in CD Connect for the database passwords or ask a librarian.

The libraries contain over 60,000 volumes, more than 100 periodicals and newspapers. Students of all ages enjoy unlimited checkouts of books with no overdue fines. The libraries' computer network provides students instant access to the world of reference material, including encyclopedias, dictionaries, indexes, atlases, almanacs, and periodical/newspaper databases.

Library Hours

Lower School Library: 
7:45 am –3:45 pm

Bright (Middle/Upper School) Library:
Mon: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tues: 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wed: 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thurs: 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Fri: 7:30 am. - 3:45 pm


List of 3 members.

  • Photo of Chris M. Young

    Mr. Chris M. Young 

    Director of Libraries
    University of Southern California - BA
    University of New Orleans - M.Ed.
  • Photo of Laura Michaud

    Mrs. Laura Michaud 

    Lower School Librarian
    Pfeiffer University - BA
  • Photo of Kate Turnbull

    Ms. Kate Turnbull 

    Director of Professional Learning
    (504) 840-3972
    Eckerd College - BS
    University of New Orleans - MA