School Media Center

Media Specialist: Linda Minnix


Mission Statement

The mission of the library media program is to support the curriculum and to provide the resources and personnel to "build a learner who can thrive in a complex information environment." Based on: AASL's Standards for the 21st Century Learner.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday 7:40 a.m. - 2:40 p.m. unless otherwise posted.

For more information, please call our Media Center at 863.419.3060 Ext. 4133. These online sites are for use by students of the Polk County Schools. Some will require a password that may be obtained from your Media Specialist.       

Online Catalogs

   Destiny Online     Polk County Library Cooperative  AR BookFinder          


     Tumble Book Library   I Save A Tree Infobase Publsihin eBooks


Reference & Research

   Kids Info Bits  Gale Virtual Reference Library  World Book Web

   Gale Student Resources in Context  Testing and Education Reference Center  Gale Literature Resource Center 

   Gale World History in Context  Gale US History in Context  Gale Science in Context 

   Gale Opposing Viewpoints in Context  Gale Biography in Context  Gale Research in Context

   Country Reports  Salem History  Ask A Librarian

   CCC! Streaming 

Teacher Resources

   Gale Cengage Learning  Teaching  Accelerated Reader BookFinder

   Ask A Librarian  CCC! Streaming 

More Information

For additional resources, or for more information on any of the above, please contact our media specialist, or visit the Online Student Resources page on the Polk County Public Schools website.