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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:

Our mission 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 electronic format, to support the academic school curriculum and encourage recreational reading.
 
Special Event: January 27, 2022
In recognition of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the VHS media center invites students, parents, and faculty to explore our site for resources and virtual events that provide opportunities to learn, reflect, and remember the atrocities committed during World War II. January 27, 2022, marks the 77th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau by Soviet armed forces.  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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
FROM YOUR COMPUTER
1. Go to valhigh.axis360.baker-taylor.com
2. Log in using your school-issued ID number and five-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 five-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.