Biblio Bytes - Mrs. Levesque's Blog
Check out this cool blog for book reviews, book hooks, book trailers!
About our Library
The library at HMS has over 13,000 titles available for staff and students. These titles include books, videos, audio books, and periodicals. HMS has an extensive Professional Collection as well as a Parent Resource Center located in the library.
The following loan periods for materials have been set…
Fiction— Two week loan period
Picture Books— Two week loan period
Magazines— Available for overnight checkout only
Nonfiction—Two week loan period
Audio Books—Two week loan period
Video collection—Available for teacher checkout only
eBooks - Two week loan period (renewals not allowed)
Hours of Operation
Media Center: Monday - Friday 7:45am - 2:35pm
Parent Resource Center: Monday - Friday 7:45am - 9:30am
1:00pm - 3:00pm (last checkout is at 2:45pm)
We now have eBooks!!
You can download ebooks to your iPad using "Follett Reader" - please ask Mrs. Levesque for the url code to enter. Also, feel free to download the "Destiny Quest" app. The Quest app allows you to search the library collection, make resource lists, maintain your own list of books you have read or books to want to read, submit book reviews, and renew any overdue materials. Please see Mrs. Levesque if you have any questions!
How to download an eBook to your iPad
Download the apps “Follett Enlight K-12” and “Follett Digital Reader” Enter your Willington School District network username and password Enter “wbb25914” in the blank space for the FollettShelf URL Click Login
To look for eBooks:
Open the Follett Enlight app
Click on the books in the upper left hand corner of the screen to go to the library catalog.
You may now browse the FollettShelf for eBooks.
To check a book out:
Click on the green oval that says "checkout/hold".
If you want to add a title to your reading list instead of checking it out, click on the“Reading List” bubble.
To read the book once you have it checked out:
Click on the backpack at the top of the page.
Double click the book to open it. Then click “download now” to download the book to your device (you need to have the Follett Reader app installed)
Click on the picture of the book to open it on your device.
To return the book:
Once you are finished reading the book click the three bars in the upper right hand corner of the screen to return to your bookbag.
Click on the “My Checkouts” tab in the backpack then click the arrow located below the picture of the book to return the book to the library collection.
All eBooks will automatically be returned at the end of two weeks.
To search the regular library collection for books, audio books, etc
Download the Destiny Quest app to your iPad
Login with your username and password
Please Note: You ill not be able to check books out through this app, but you can add titles to your bookshelf that you want to read in the future.