Austin High School Library Media Center
Hours: The Austin High Media Center is open each day from 7:30 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
*No Food or Drinks in the Media Center, Please!*
Students must have a pass from their teacher during school hours.
Tutoring: Free tutoring in English, History, Math and Science is available in the Media Center on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 -4:30 p.m. Transportation home is provided.
Printing: Computers are available to print documents. Each print copy is 5 cents for text; 10 cents for pictures. Black/White printers only.
Books: Two-week period checkout. Overdue book fines are 10 cents per day not including weekends or holidays
Destiny--Our AHS Online LIbrary Catalog--Click the link below for access:(also accessible from home)
Alabama Virtual LIbrary-a great source to help meet research needs: http://www.avl.lib.al.us/
Artcyclopedia - research fine art; 160,000 links, 9,000 artists, 2,900 art sites: http://www.artcyclopedia.com/
Citation Machine - an aid for correct citation: http://www.citationmachine.net/
Decatur Public Library: http://decatur.lib.al.us/
Dictionary - Merriam Webster Dictionary: https://www.merriam-webster.com/
Dictionary - Merriam Webster Learner's Dictionary - for those learning the English language: http://learnersdictionary.com/
EasyBib - a great tool for correct citation: http://www.easybib.com/
MLA Style - What's New in the 8th Edition: https://www.mla.org/MLA-Style/What-s-New-in-the-Eighth-Edition
The National Archives-great historical site: https://www.archives.gov/research/catalog
The Owl at Purdue- great source on writing and citation: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/
Psychology-Encyclopedia of Psychology: http://www.psychology.org/
SciCentral - Gateway to the best science news resources: http://www.scicentral.com/
Copyright and Fair Use Information: https://www.copyright.gov/fair-use/more-info.html
Fair Use Evaluator for Teachers: