Central Dauphin High School

437 Piketown Road Harrisburg, PA 17112 • 717.703.5360

Quality to the Core

Library Hours

Mon 7:30 A.M. - 2:45 P.M.
Tues 7:30 A.M. - 2:45 P.M.
Wed 7:30 A.M. - 2:45 P.M.
Thurs 7:30 A.M. - 2:45 P.M.
Fri 7:30 A.M. - 2:45 P.M.


Online Information

The following programs are available in the CDHS Library Media Center:
  • Access PA
  • CDHS Online Catalog
  • Power Library
    • EBSCO 
    • EBSCO's Searchasaurus
    • Big Chalk Electric Library Elementary
    • Gale Group
    • Grove Dictionaries
    • Lit Finder
    • SIRS Discover
    • AccuNet/AP Photo Archive
  • Electric Library
  • COIN
  • WorldBook Online

Rules and Regulations

  1. Students will need issued by one of your subject teachers to come to the library during the school day.
  2. Please enter and exit the library in an orderly fashion through the security gates.
  3. Students will be issued a patron borrowers card in 9th grade.  This card will be used until you graduate.  No student should check out books for another student - this could result in forfeiture of your library privileges.  Replacement cards may be purchased for $3.00. 
  4. Library books may be borrowed for two weeks and renewed for an additional two week period.  Reference materials are overnight, to be returned during home-room period.
  5. Two students per table during study hall.
  6. NO GUM!!!! If caught possible detention

Fines (per day late)

Regular Books - $.10
Reference Materials - $.25