Marta Thiele | Library Staff
4 day schedule:
Students go directly to their period 4 class.
STUDENTS ENTERING CAMPUS: please be prepared with your clear pass paper in hand, mask - protecting both nose and mouth , and all items safely in your backpack : your planner charged laptop and charger (always carry these together) earbuds or headphones textbooks+support supplies, pencils, etc ready to be self contained within your classes.
The library will remain open until 2 pm MON-THURSfor any student who has been on campus or a student or family member of a student who is distance learning (note:best time for this visit is 12:30 on - fewer people on campus) STAND ON AN AVAILABLE BLUE DOT in line towards the library and safely wait for your turn.
Please do not congregate at the doorway and remember to maintain 6 feet of distance from others.
After your turn and you have completed your pickup immediately join your ride or walk home.
A student may also use time after school to return all borrowed items from a past Elem site and any library book(s) or textbooks no longer needed. Books from an Elem site will be checked in and returned to that site via school mail. Clear your record so you only have the laptop and charger checked out in Destiny over the summer!!!

Checking out a library book:

The library is not open at this time for browsing.

Books need to be requested online.

📖 Destiny 📖 enter this URL: destiny.sandi,net

select: Dana Middle School

login with your student ID and password

Use Catalog (defaults to the Basic tab) or Destiny Discover (click the 3 lines in the upper left corner - select Collections ) and place a Hold on a book.

Mrs. Thiele will email you via your student ID email when your choice is ready for pickup AFTER SCHOOL during Mon-Thurs walkup - pickup hours.


JuniorLibraryGuild - subscription

(ask a teacher for ID and password for Dana families)

Online Learning - shortcuts displayed on the HomePage:

research tools, eBook links, typing, vocabulary skills , etc

note: when you are logged in the MyInfo tab will display items you currently have borrowed from a school , either ours or an Elementary site.

Dana School website

PLEASE READ WEEKLY NEWSLETTERS for updated school information

ENTER campus via the parking lot on Narragansett Ave, WALK across the playground. Follow the distanced blue dot pathway to the library. Please respect distancing while you are waiting your turn. Share student ID and Last name with the library staff.

from this point on... DO NOT use the driveway down Chatsworth Ave... this pathway is no longer to be used.