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Welcome to the HHS Library!

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HOURS
Due to Covid-19, library media center is open by appointment only, per Shelby County Schools Guidelines for Reopening School Libraries. Teachers may schedule time by emailing the librarians or filling out the scheduling form in the Teacher Resources section.

HHS LIBRARY CATALOG:
Destiny Discover

Students and faculty can login to Destiny Discover Library Catalog to search for books and to reserve and hold a book for checkout. Students and faculty may also access E-Books and Audiobooks through Destiny Discover. Students login in their first name, then a period, then their last name. Password is the last 4 digits of their student ID number, then a dash, followed by ScsDes, eg. 1234-ScsDes Students may also email the librarians to request a book at  dcompton@shelbyed.org or mswinsick@shelbyed.org

CIRCULATION POLICIES:
Student check out: Maximum of 1 book each for two weeks. These may be renewed as needed. Fines are $.10 per day if overdue. 

Faculty check out: Unlimited time as needed for books. DVDs and Equipment should be returned as quickly as possible in consideration of other faculty who may need them.

E-BOOKS:
E-Books are available 24/7 and may be accessed through the links below:
*Nonfiction:  Alabama Virtual Library E-Books
*Fiction: Check the library’s Destiny Discover page, and scroll to the bottom under E-Books.

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PRINTING POLICIES:
Paper
Due to Covid-19, printing in the library is limited. Teachers should contact the librarians to schedule class printing.

3-D
We  have a 3-D printer available where students can use this form to request items for printing, and should be prepared to pay $.50 per gram for their items. We will notify students of the cost of the item prior to printing it.

TECHNOLOGY:
Teachers needing additional chromebooks for their classrooms should contact the librarians. Chromebooks will be provided as available.