PVPA is now a NUT-FREE campus. Please adjust home-brought meals accordingly. Thank you! 


H.R.Ladenheim Library

Print of a woman readingWelcome to the H.R. Ladenheim Library at PVPA! 

The PVPA Library is a place that encourages diversity by providing increased access to information in a productive environment where the community can work, learn, and collaborate.

PVPA Library Catalog

Breaking news! The PVPA Library is now officially part of CWMars, the Western Mass library consortium. Check out our new catalog below!

PVPA Library Catalog

To request books, audiobooks, eBooks, and eAudiobooks use this link to Sign up for a PVPA Library Card!

Learn how to Place Holds in the Library Catalog by clicking here!

PVPA now has access to eBooks and eAudiobooks via the Sora app! Click the image for instructions on how to access Sora on your computer.

Image of the Sora log with the slogan "The student reading app"

You can also access eBooks and eAudiobooks on your phone by searching for Sora in your preferred app store!

MLA Citations and Formatting

Need help? Check this Prezi for answers to some frequent questions about MLA style and citations.

MLA Citations: An Interactive Guide



PVPA Library's Emby Server for Audiobooks

If you have an IEP or a 504 that gives you access to audiobooks for class readings, you can access this server recorded class materials.

Library Emby Server


To help keep the library shelves up-to-date and bursting, the PVPA Library is happy to announce that we have partnered with the Odyssey Bookshop in South Hadley to create the PVPA Library Book Wish List! If you are interested in donating books and being a part of the growing library, click the image below to see the Wish List!

Support the Library. Shop the Wish List





  Austin Clark, Library Media Specialist

  Dig, by Sadie Wendell Mitchell 1909