Media Center


Welcome to the VHS Media Center

 
Kristine Arthur, Media Specialist
Phone:  (219)531-3070 ext. 5341
Hours:  7:00am - 3pm Monday-Friday

Mission Statement: 

The mission of the VHS Media Center is to ensure that all students and staff become lifelong, independent, critical thinkers and effective users of ideas and information.  The Media Center provides instruction and access to a full range of information resources, both in print and in electronic format, to support the academic school curriculum and encourage recreational reading.

 valpo.follettdestiny.com
 
The Valparaiso High School Media Center has e-books! 
FROM YOUR COMPUTER
1.  Go to valpo.follettdestiny.com
2. Click Catalog
3.  On the left-hand side click on Destiny Discover
4.  Log in using your e-locker information (school username and password assigned to you
USING THE APP
1.  Go to your app store and install the Destiny  Discover app
2.  Use the Location drop-down menu to select Indiana
3. In the school field, type Valparaiso High School 881 (this will come up as you start typing)
4. Log in using your e-locker information (school username and password assigned to you)


VHS students may also access Porter County Library's E-books
1.   Go to valhigh.axis360.baker-taylor.com
2. Log in using your school issued ID number and 5 letter password USING THE APP 1. Install the Axis 360 app 2. Choose "Skip to Find Your Library or School" 3. Type Valparaiso High School and click on it when it comes up 4. Log in using your school issued ID number and 5 letter password
See Mrs. Arthur in the Media Center with any questions regarding the e-books.  You may also email Mrs. Arthur at karthur@valpo.k12.in.us


 Valparaiso High School is committed to teaching our students how to be positive digital citizens.  Join us in this effort by visiting Common Sense Media by clicking the link above for current issues surrounding digital citizenship, tips to help your student become a responsible user of information, and steps to leave a positive digital footprint.