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Middle School Library Catalog: Search for library books and resources online available directly at the middle school.

Hastings Public Library: Access the local public library catalog, online database resources for research, digital content such as Hoopla, Overdrive, Freegal, and Zinio, and keep informed about children, teen, and adult services and programs available at the Hastings Public Library.

Overdrive: Check out our digital collection of eBooks and audiobooks anytime with Overdrive. Read on a Kindle or download the app to access content on a laptop, smartphone, or tablet. Log on by using your school email username (ex. 23jsmith) and your email password. Have questions? Please ask one of the library staff.

Digital Resources: EBSCO Explora, eLibrary, Grolier, and World Book are online encyclopedias offering articles, links, and information on a variety of subjects.  For help on how to access these resources, please view this Google Slides presentantion.  For ideas on digital tools for projects and presentations, click here.    

EBSCO Explora
eLibrary
Grolier Online
Research in Context
World Book Online

Book Suggestions: Want to see a book in our library that we do not currently have? We would love to hear from you. Use the link to suggest new resources.

Pages Read: Students, use this link to record how many pages you've read this month.  

HMS Library Collaborative Planning Form: Teachers, use this form to notify Mrs. Neuhart of classroom collaboration requests (e.g., co-teaching, library materials needed, information literacy and technology skills, etc.).

HMS Library Staff and Student Feedback: Students and staff, use this form to record feedback of collaboration or services provided by the HMS library staff.  Please note that you will need to login with your hhstigers email account.

How to Reserve a Computer Cart: Watch the video below on how to reserve your laptop cart.  To view a list of carts available for checkout, click on the down arrow in the upper right-hand corner of the calendar.