Library Media Center

Welcome to the EHS Media Center

When may I visit the Media Center?

The Media Center is open from 7:10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. 

What is acceptable behavior in the Media Center?

The Media Center is learning and working environment.  Students using the Media Center are expected to be working on academic-related assignments.

Can I use the computers in the Media Center?

Yes, for research and other school-related activities. Students should plan to use their Office 365 account to access and save ongoing work.

Please note: Students may be observed while on the computers.Should Media Center staff determine students are inappropriately using the Computers/Internet, they may be subject to disciplinary actions for Computer/Internet misuse.  Tampering in any way with the computer hardware, software, desktop, control panel, printers, etc, is also ground for disciplinary actions for Computer/Internet misuse. 

 How do I come in to use the Media Center during Eagle block?

You will need to schedule yourself into the library for an Eagle Block.  Cell phone will not be allowed during Eagle Block. 

What materials can I check out from the Media Center?

All the books in the Media Center are available for sign out with the exception of reference books which can go out overnight. 

How long is the circulation period for items?

Non-fiction and Fiction items are checked out for 3 weeks.  We recommend no more than 3 items per student out at any one time.

Can I renew an item?

Yes, however please physically bring in the item to the Media Center in order for the item to be renewed.

Are there fines for overdue books?   

No, there are not.  However if you lose a book you are responsible for the replacement cost of that book.  Your report card or diploma may be held until the book is paid for. 

Can I take out books if I have an overdue item?

No, the overdue item needs to be returned or paid for first.  

What are the discipline procedures?

After sufficient warnings from Media Center staff for loud or disruptive behavior, students will be asked to leave the Media Center.  Students may have their Media Center privileges revoked for a week following the warming.  If a 2nd offense happens, that student will lose Media Center privileges for 2 weeks and your parent will be notified.  A 3rd offense by the same students will be referred to administration. 

Are food and drink allowed in the Media Center?

No food, candy, gum, or drinks are allowed in the Media Center due to potential damage to books and computers.