Need Assistance? OHS Media EA: Diane Watts                     Owatonna Schools Media Specialist: Jane Carlson

Library Resource Portal
Access to the research databases (ELM, PebbleGo, ProQuest, etc), Destiny Library Catalog, Destiny Collections curation tool, e-books, and much more!


The 2018 Newbery Award Winners Have been Announced! To read about all of this ye
ar's awards and honor books, click here. 

Hello Universe, the 2018 Newbery Winner, is the story of a bond that forms between a diverse group of middle school students as a result of an act of bullying.

Looking for some new ideas? Take a look in ALA's Teen Book Finder database!

Classroom / MediaAASL Standards diagram Specialist Collaboration
The district media specialist regularly works with classes on inquiry and research projects, accessing and utilizing credible sources, and how to use our district's library resources. I am also available to help your classes learn digital citizenship, produce student creations such as book trailers or e-books, and much more! If you'd like to propose an idea or schedule something, please click here.

For more information, contact Jane Carlson, District Library Media Specialist

The Library Media Department strives to meet the needs of students and staff
by providing equitable access to print and digital information, curating library collections that represent the diversity of people and ideas, and facilitating a safe, collaborative, inclusive environment.​