Katy ISD Library Services Mission Statement

  • ​​The mission of the Katy Independent School District library media centers is to build a culture of literacy, inquiry, and creativity while empowering all patrons to become life-long learners and discriminating users of information.

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    To execute this mission, library media specialists, administrators, teachers, parents, and the community must collaborate to:

    • provide access to current and relevant materials,
    • ensure that all patrons can proficiently locate, access, integrate, evaluate and communicate information and ideas, and
    • maintain a safe and welcoming environment for diverse learners that stimulates and enriches an appreciation of literature, intellectual freedom, social responsibility and life-long learning.

Maverick Library

  • Books:

    • Max 3 books for 3 weeks. A book can be renewed as long as it is not on hold for another student.
    • Damaged or lost books will be charged.

    Printing per page:

    • 10¢ for black and white/ per side
    • 50¢ for color/ per side

    Library Passes: 

    • Must have and wear current Morton Ranch High School ID​
    • Study halls - must get an eHallPass Appointment before class
    • Focus​– see librarian for details
    • Lunch - Students are welcome in the library during lunch 
      • Food and beverages must be consumed before entering the library.
    • No pass needed before or after school

    MRHS Library at Home

    The MRHS library catalog and databases are accessible from any computer, tablet or phone that is connected to the internet by going to: GoFollett  (www.gofollett.com) or Katy ISD Library, Choose Morton Ranch High School. If you want to put a book on hold, you will need to login (top right) - Student ID and Password.

    • Choose Location: Texas
    • Enter Name of School : Morton Ranch High School, Katy, TX
    • Log in with your Katy ISD username and password. You can get your password from any of your classroom teachers.

District At a Glance

  • Books Checked Out 1,530,834 books checked out yearly
  • Books 1,247,421 books on the shelves
  • eBooks 162,541 eBooks circulated

Contact Us

  • Ms. Genest, Librarian
    Phone: (281) 237-7800​


    Tiara Emery, Library Aide


    • 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday -Thursday
    • 7:00 a.m. to 2:55 p.m. Friday
    • Closed after school on early release days and on the day before a holiday begins.