Dreher Media Center
Open M-F, 7:45am to 3:45 pm
Elizabeth Jenkins, Media Specialist M.L.I.S.
Rebecca Coffman, Media Assistant M.Ed
Jeffrey Vaughn, IT Specialist, email@example.com
Dreher's Library is on Instagram! Search for "dreherlibrary"! Follow what is happening here and see your friends looking intellectual in our Media Center. :)
Follett Destiny Library Catalog
Use Destiny to search Dreher's available book and e-book collection.
To Access Destiny:
SmartSearch by DISCUS
Freely search and access thousands of magazines, newspapers, and reference books provided by DISCUS, South Carolinaís Virtual Library. Brought to you by the SC State Library. Ask your teacher or librarian for the username and password.
Access Richland County Library online: Your school ID also works as a library card for the Richland Library!
Click the link above to access the Richland Library. If you need assistance logging into your Richland Library account, call 803.799.9084.
AP Research and AP Seminar digital portfolio access
Citation Machine- https://www.citationmachine.net/ Does solid APA and MLA citations, but does have lots of advertisements. It will save a list of citations for you as you work in a single session, but not for the long-term.
Cite This for Me- https://www.citethisforme.com/ This is another solid citation site that will do one-off citations. You may pay for a premium service if you want more.
My Bib- https://www.mybib.com/#/projects/xVDPLM/citations can create a free account and can choose citation styles. Will keep a list briefly for you.
NoodleTools free- tools for one-off citations- https://www.noodletools.com/free/ just choose the Noodletools Express link. You may pay for a subscription if you want one.
Scribbr- will do APA or MLA and is free with no ads, https://www.scribbr.com/
Purdue OWL- https://owl.purdue.edu/owl/research_and_citation/resources.html has a built-in single citation generator, but also has resources and examples to help you with more obscure or complicated citation questions.
MAKE BOOK/MAGAZINE SUGGESTIONS!
Are there any books you want the media center to buy? Let us know and we'll add them to our list for purchase.
Email Mrs. Jenkins- firstname.lastname@example.org
Career and College Planning
Our Library Media Center mission is to support teachers and the curriculum by providing text and technology resources, and to support students as they learn to be life-long readers and researchers.
Let your Library Ladies know what support you need. Services we offer include:
Book check out
Book talks, tastings, genre tables, speed dating, and musical shelves
YA/Research linked assignments
Collaborative planning to create research assignments
Ask us to curate a list of resources for your assignment
Provide DISCUS database instructions
Resource evaluation and credibility lessons
Breakout boxes and set up help!
Cricut and Die Cut machines for lettering and bulletin board design
Gadgets galore, please ask if you have a tech need!
Please don't hesitate to ask for help!
Video and Text Instructions from your library staff:
Accessing Destiny Discover and putting print books on hold:
Basic parent instructions for TEAMS (pdf with hyperlinks)