Mesa Public Schools’ Library Resource Collections

 Interlibrary Loan For Teachers and Staff

Access your Site's Library Catalog:

To search our Library Resources from School CLICK HERE

 

 Login to Your Site's Library Catalog:

  • Your login for Destiny is your Active Directory login.
  • You must be logged in to view the district collection and to request a video or book for interlibrary loan.

Search The Catalog for Library Materials:

  • Choose the Catalog tab.
  • Make sure the Location shows Mesa Public Schools' Library Resource Centers (not your specific school). 
  • In the Find Box, type a search term. 
    • Search Hint: To get the most thorough list of resources available, use a broad search term such as ocean or civil war and avoid using plural endings.
    • Search Hint: Narrow your results to just one type of material by choosing Material Type in the Narrow Your Search menu.
    • Search Hint: Choose Subject in the Narrow Your Search menu to find the most relevant subject terms for your topic.
  • The results page will show you all the titles associated with your search. The results include books, videos, kits (books and tapes), artifacts, and recordings. The icon in the lower right corner identifies a resource's format.
  • Click on the title to see material details.

Requesting an Interlibrary Loan:

  • From the Title Detail page, choose Hold It. 
  • Your request will be approved by your school library specialist and forwarded to another site for interlibrary loan.
  • Choose Add to List to keep a permanent record of the titles that you select.  

Receiving and Returning Library Materials:

  • You should receive your materials in three to four days through district mail.
  • Materials are available for two weeks. The two week check out period will begin once the request is processed at the lending site.
  • Please return items to the lending school's Library Resource Center through district mail.
  • Teachers will be required to pay for lost materials.