Welcome to South Lake Middle School Library’s web page!
Log into Destiny to find relevant print and online materials. Use your IUSD login - no @iusd.org at the end of your username.
* Encyclopedia Britannica - Great resource on all subjects, especially background information
* ABC-CLIO - Social studies databases
* ProQuest - Newspaper and journal articles, history and literature databases, great resource for in-depth information
* BrainPop - Often used by teachers, but available here for student usage at any time
There are several ways you can access e-books through a device (computer, tablet, phone) wherever you are!
Click on the links below for access & instructions on how to navigate through these sites.
IUSD OVERDRIVE (link) - This is the main collection of e-books for the district. As a middle school student, you will have access to all e-books and audiobooks available to grades K-8. You'll find mostly high interest fiction titles. Click here for recommended Overdrive titles from South Lake's library staff!
OCPL E-BOOKS USING SORA (NEW!!)- Once you can log into OverDrive, you can easily access the Sora app using a computer, tablet, or phone. This will give you access to all of Orange County Public Library's (OCPL's) e-books even if you do not have a library card with them!! Click here if you're using a computer (desktop, laptop, Chromebook). Or click here if you're using a tablet or phone.
MACKINVIA (link) - A small collection of unlimited e-books. After clicking on the link, type in South Lake Middle School as your school/district and you should then be forwarded to the collection. Click on a title and check out.