Media Center

  • Welcome to the South Plantation Media Center page. Here you can find many sorts of tools such as our catalog (via Destiny Quest) and open hours.

    The Faye Boyles Media Center was named for a well-loved former media specialist who worked at South since its inception in 1973. The Faye Boyles School Media Center has many educational resources available including over 15,000 print books and a growing collection of e-books which support the course of study in our various curriculum areas and also satisfy the taste for fiction. Fiction titles run the gamut from romance to dystopic tales. Availability and location of books may be accessed through the automated circulation system, Destiny ( http://destiny.browardschools.com).

    The media center has 63 computers and access to online databases which are password protected but available from home as well. See the media specialist for the Online Resources brochure with the necessary passwords.

    Mission: To ensure that students and staff are effective users of ideas and information, to support the learning and teaching of the school community, to foster critical thinking, and to encourage life-long learning.

    Media Center Policies: Books may be checked out by students for two weeks. Books may be renewed once. Passes are required during class time. Passes are not needed before or after school or during lunch.

    Media Center Guidelines: No food, drink(including water), or gum allowed in the Media Center. Be responsible for your own work and behavior. Be respectful of yourself, others, and of the equipment Abide by the Student Code of Conduct, including no hats Keep workstation and printer areas clean. Do not install any programs on the computers.

    Computer Use: Patrons who use the school’s computers agree to abide by the School Board of Broward County’s Acceptable Use Policy for Internet and Tele-Communications Use. Computers may be electronically monitored.

    Resources

    Online Databases 
    Catalog

    http://destiny.browardschools.com 
    Log in with 
    Username: student ID 
    Password: (mm/dd/yyyy)

    High School Virtual Media Center

    Gale Databases

    Broward County Library’s Mobile Apps