Ross F. Baldwin Elementary



The Baldwin Elementary Library is a resource for our entire school community! The library is open 7:15am - 3:30pm each school day. Parents are welcome anytime, and may create their own library accounts. Parents may check out up to five items at a time. The library collection is carefully curated for the reading interests and educational curriculum of Pre-Kindergarten through Fifth Grade. We have a collection of almost 14,000 print and electronic books that children will love to read and learn from!

Contact:  Allison Trippe, (512) 841-8918,

Twitter:  @baldwin_library


Library Events

Texas Bluebonnet Voting

The voting will take place during 3rd-5th grade students' regularly scheduled library time during the weeks of Nov. 6-10 and Nov. 13-17. Students may now begin returning in their Bluebonnet Tracking Pages to the library.

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Texas Bluebonnet Award logos, taglines, and other trademarks are used here under license from the Texas Library Association and may not be further used without permission.

Book Fair
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The Book Fair will be Dec. 4-8 and the theme is Wild West!  This year you have the option to purchase books online this year between Nov. 29-Dec. 9. Click to order online

Shop and order books online, now through December 9! 

Volunteer to help out during Baldwin's Book Fair 

Donate books to your child's classroom by visiting the Baldwin Library. Teachers have selected books and put them into Wish Boxes. Simply choose what you would like to donate from the Wish Boxes. Or, shop and order book by visiting the Teacher's Online Wishlist.

Library Resources


The NEW AISD Digital Library, MackinVIA,  is a collection of digital content (eBooks) that can be accessed through the MackinVIA eBook platform. All AISD students and staff have access to the AISD Digital Library to use at school and at home, 24/7. The content is shared by all students. The AISD Digital Library contains thousands of eBooks for learning, research, and independent reading. The collection includes a wide variety of fiction and nonfiction in all genres/subjects, including picture books, readers, chapter books, informational texts, YA, graphic novels, and some content in Spanish. Please contact the librarian for login information.

AISD Online Library Catalog

Search Baldwin's Library Catalog for available books through iBistro: AISD Online Library Catalog


Students have unlimited access to more than 7,000 digital books of their interest and at their reading level at home, library, on the road or anywhere they can access the internet - computer, iPad, tablet or smart phone with MyON.