This page is the main hub for all Orange County School libraries. To access the catalog for only our school, click on New Hope Elementary. Then click the Log In button in the upper right hand corner to log in to your personal Destiny account.
This is a Destiny student manual that was created for middle school students in another school district. However, much of the information can be used by anyone who wants to learn more about using Destiny. The manual has a great table of contents so that you can navigate to the information quickly when you need to find it.
This video was created for an elementary school audience in another school district that focuses on how to do a basic search in Destiny. The video shows the differences between searching a keyword, author, etc. This is a great place to start for someone new to searching a library catalog, especially the Destiny catalog.
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This video quickly explains how to search for a title in Destiny, determine what formats of the title the library has, and how to place a hold on the item. This is a good choice for a quick overview of how to log in to Destiny and place a hold on an item.
This video is aimed at elementary students in a different school district, but the video gives a quick and good overview of how to not only search for and hold a book from the catalog, but also how to log in to a personal Destiny account.
This video is an introduction to searching the Destiny catalog, aimed at students in a different school district. This video explains how to use icons in the search results to differentiate between different types of materials, such as foreign language titles and audiovisual materials. Check this one out to learn how to understand the material icons in Destiny.
This Destiny Tutorial will show you how to access the list of materials that you have checked out of the library and show you when they are due.
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This very short video gives the basic steps on how to log in to Destiny to view your account. While this video was created for a different school district, you can follow the same basic steps using your Orange County Schools information and the Destiny links at the top of this Scoop.it! page. The My Info page of your Destiny account shows you what you have checked out and what you have on hold. You can also renew materials from this page.
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