The staff of the Hillsborough Middle School Library Media Center welcomes you. These pages were created to help students, teachers and parents find resources through the Internet for use with the HMS curriculum.
Use the "Destiny Online Catalog" link to access the school's online card catalog.
Take advantage of the Visual search for book suggestions, such as New Jersey Fiction which deals with books that are either based in New Jersey or have New Jerseyans who have moved out of state.
Destiny Quest is useful if you wish to keep track of your reading lists, review books, etc.
Within Destiny take advantage of WebPath Express search that can be very useful in your research. These are relevant K-12 web sites, reviewed by experts on a daily basis to help ensure they are of educational value and age-appropriate. They can save you a lot of time instead of searching the internet and wading through a lot of "junk" to find your "gems."
The "Research Links" are for your use for various topics used in our currculum or links that are used in some class projects.
Use the "LMC Information" link to learn about the Library Media Center's hours of operation, circulation policies, staff, etc.
The following links appear after you log-in using your reguar hillsborough log-in information.
The "Online Encyclopedias" link takes you to WorldBookOnline and Grolier Online encyclopedias. Use your Hillsborough login to access this page.
Use the "School Databases" link to access our paid subscription databases. Use your Hillsborough login to access this page.
The"eBooks" link to gain access to the various ebooks to which we subscribe. Use your Hillsborough login to access this page.
If you encounter any problems or have any questions about the following pages or about the HMS Library Media Center, send me an e-mail to rrowand (@hillsborough.k12.nj.us).
On behalf of the LMC staff and myself, good luck and happy searching!