Library Learning Commons

Welcome. Check out books. Read. Work on the computer or collaborate with a group. Read.

Do puzzles or mosaics. Read. Play chess or checkers. Read. Sit quietly. Read.

Watch this video for an overview of HVJ Online Resources for research including Destiny Discover, Gale eBooks and GALILEO.

Jenkins Online Resources for Research & Reading

Sora - Reading app for students with both ebooks and audiobooks. Watch this!

Destiny Discover: Use the online Library Catalog to find books in print, ebooks, audiobooks and videos.

A database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

An online library portal to authoritative, subscription-only information that isn’t available through free search engines or internet directories.

Fake News Checks

How to Access eBooks

New in 2020/21! Download the Sora App or go to for ebooks and audiobooks. Here's Getting Started with Sora.

Reading Warriors

Do you like to read? Do you like to compete? Then join the Reading Warriors! See the list of titles for next year's competition. Vote for your favorite title of 20/21.

Student Play Program from the Public Library

  • Access a free public library account with your SCCPSS student number.

  • Check out books, computers, and online resources with no overdue fines.

  • Connect to homework help, literacy tools, college prep, and job readiness.

Library Expectations

  • All students will be provided with access to information, ideas, and resources that promote intellectual freedom, literacy, and life-long learning.

  • Students will use Media Center services, equipment, and facilities with respect.

  • Students will use all technology resources for educational purposes.

Library Attendance

Student Sign-in - Coming from class? Show your pass.