Library Information for Faculty/Staff



Catalog, Databases, and eBook Information (What they offer and how to access them)



To access any of the databases or catalog, go to http://destiny.aisd.net

Educational Databases specifically designed for teachers include:

educators_reference_complete.png Log in using the Gale Cengage password.See Database usernames and passwords link below.


Curriculum_Center.pngLog in using the Facts on File username and password.
See Database usernames and passwords link below.


Database usernames and passwords:

https://drive.google.com/a/aisd.net/file/d/0B-pILxpSWGKmdXZCX19DandDUzg/view?usp=sharing
(You must sign in with your AISD Google account to access this file.)


New ebooks from EBSCO!!! Click on the ebooks link to the left to find over 200,000 ebooks available for your courses. You can open an EBSCO ebook, get the permanent link, and post it in Canvas. Any number of students can access EBSCO ebooks at once, so this is a great way to supplement your textbook!


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AISD's Copright Policy:

http://pol.tasb.org/Policy/Download/1098?filename=CY(LEGAL).pdf

Copyright Policy of the United States:

http://www.copyright.gov/title17/circ92.pdf

Reproduction of Copyrighted Works by Educators & Librarians:

http://www.copyright.gov/circs/circ21.pdf


Great animated video simplifying copyright (from the Copyright Clearance Center):

http://youtu.be/Uiq42O6rhW4

Need help grant writing? Check out this webpage on grant writing for educators:
http://martinhslibrary.wikispaces.com/Grant+Writing+for+Educators

Web 2.0 tools:

http://webapplications.wikispaces.com/
http://librarycampground.wikispaces.com/

iPad Cart Management:

http://ipadcarts.weebly.com/


Accessing the Online District Professional Library
1. http://destiny.aisd.net
2. Scroll down and click on the link for the District Professional Library
3. Click on the Catalog tab at the top to search. You can view most ebooks, enter your e+ID# for username and password. For other ebooks such as Gale ebooks, see Mrs. Severns in the library for specific usernames and passwords.