Hutchens Library Media Center

Contact

Pettis, Stephanie

Phone: (251) 221-1420

Hours of Operations: 8:00-3:00

Welcome
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College and Career Ready Standards

Hutchens Library Media Center supports the College and Career Ready Standards (based on Alabama State Common Core Standards), Alabama's School Library Media Plan for the 21st Century Learner, and the Information Literacy Skills published by the American Association of School Librarians and the American Library Association.

Mission Statement

The library media program will enable individuals to become information literate and effective lifelong readers. The program will provide educational and technological opportunities to students and staff in keeping with their needs and abilities. The program will enable individuals to access, analyze, assimilate, and use information effectively.
Links
Links to State, District, and Local Resources

AVL

The Alabama Virtual Library provides all students, teachers, and citizens of the State of Alabama with online access to essential library and information resources. It is primarily a group of online databases that have magazine, journal, and newspaper articles for research.

http://www.avl.lib.al.us

 

Destiny for Hutchens

Destiny can be used to locate books in our media center.

https://mcpss.follettdestiny.com/common/welcome.jsp?site=139&context=saas03_0139762

 

Big Universe

Big Universe is an engaging online reading and writing community for grades preK-8.

https://www.biguniverse.com/

 

Discovery Ed

Discovery Education transforms classrooms, empowers teachers and captivates students by leading the way in providing high quality, dynamic, digital content to school districts large and small, rural and suburban and everything in between.

https://mcpss.discoveryeducation.com/public:session/login?next=http%3A%2F%2Fmcpss%2Ediscoveryeducation%2Ecom

 

AR Book Finder

AR book finder can be used to locate AR books for students.

http://www.arbookfind.com/UserType.aspx

 

AR Home Connect

Stay conncected with your child's AR through AR Home Connect.

https://hosted240.renlearn.com/79853/HomeConnect/

 

ALEX

Alabama standards can be located at ALEX.

http://alex.state.al.us/

 

Homework Alabama

Homework Alabama offers FREE online tutoring and academic resources from Tutor.com for Alabama residents from kindergarten students through college, plus adult learners.

http://webmini.apls.state.al.us/apls_web/apls/apls/homework/

 

Mobile Public Library
http://www.mplonline.org/

 

Benchmark Universe (ebooks)
http://www.mplonline.org/



Search Engines

Kids Space
http://www.ipl.org/div/kidspace/

Google
https://www.google.com/?gws_rd=ssl

Hutchens Media Website

Media Website
http://spettis.wix.com/hutchensmediacenter

Abdo Digital

Abdo Digital
http://my.abdodigital.com/login/