Admin

Media Center


MAIN CAMPUS

Destiny Catalog

Ms. Lisa Nix, Media Specialist

7:15 AM until 2:45 PM

FRESHMAN CAMPUS

Destiny Catalog

Mrs. G. Carter, Media Specialist

     MTRF  6:30 AM until 3:00 PM     
Wednesdays 6:30 AM -2:30 PM



Media Center Mission Statement

School library media programs enable students to learn. Through promoting reading appreciation, teaching information literacy skills, providing access to intellectual resources, facilitating critical thinking and independent learning, Orange County Public Schools library programs contribute to student achievement and the support of lifelong learning.

Goals & Objectives

  • To empower its users to be independent lifelong learners and readers and to be effective users of ideas, information, and technology.
  • To collaborate with other teachers to design learning strategies to meet the needs of individual students.
  • To provide relevant resources to satisfy the curriculum and recreational needs of its users.
  • To create a welcoming user-centered environment staffed by skilled, committed, and caring professionals.

Media Center Resources are listed on the right. View a full list of resources with descriptions and access information here.

INFORMATION

  • Circulation Media:
    • General Collection - 2 weeks
    • Reference - Overnight
  • Fines:
    • General Collection - $.10 per day
    • Reference - $.50 per day
  • Copies:
    • B/W Printing - $.10 per page
    • Color Printing - $.50 per page
  • Supplies:
    • Poster Board - $.25 each

Media Center Resources

Destiny Catalogs

Main Campus Destiny Catalog

Freshman Campus Destiny Catalog

Literacy

Accelerated Reader List

Online Research Databases

Encyclopedia Britannica - English

Encyclopedia Britannica - Español

Gale/Cengage Learning Online Periodicals

Reference sites

Teaching Books

TERC – Testing and Education Reference Center

 Resource Locators

Holocaust Resource Center Library

Florida Electronic Library

American Music Company

To Download Music

Test Prep

KHAN Academy
khanacademy.net

March 2 Success

March 2 Success is a FREE tool designed to help students in the following areas: SAT/ACT Practice Tests and Flashcards, Test Preparation, and with Understanding College Admission and Financing.

ACT

PSAT and SAT

College and Career

Online College and Career Planning

Florida Choices

Career and college exploration.

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