Welcome to the Carol Leatherman Library

Mrs. Stanford, Librarian

Megan Stanford, Librarian

"When in doubt, go to the library." –J.K. Rowling

Welcome to the LCMS Library!

Welcome back, students and staff!


The card catalog is available on-line.

Use your Destiny account to check on outstanding checkouts, holds, and student recommendations, and read eBooks.

Username: MSIS #

Password: First Name


Need to do some research?  Use Magnolia! Go to http://library.msstate.edu/magnolia



Follow the library on Instagram @GatorLibrarian and on Twitter @ReadLCMS


Want to request a book to be added to our collection?  Fill out the Book Request Form.



Don't forget to get your YA (Green Label) book slip signed and return to school. 





MONDAY-FRIDAY GATOR GOAL TIME This is an open time for students every day.

Students are required to have a permission slip on file to check out books with Green labels (mature content, higher reading level).

Textbook Release Form


Free eBooks

First Regional Library-You will need a library card, but you can use a parent's to access all the cool free stuff the public library has to offer!

Epic Books

Epic books gives you access to thousands of awesome books and videos.  Your parents will need to create an account for you. This site is free until June 20, 2020.


Junior Library Guild Free eBooks and Audio Books

Lots of current ebooks and audiobook resources for free.

Username: JLGMID
Password: JLGFREE



Free audio books for children of any age while school is out of session.


Tumble Books

Access to free ebooks and audiobooks from picture books to middle grade.

Username: tumble735

passcode: books


Big Timber Media

There are currently five titles available on this site.  Be sure to use the username and password below.  Happy Reading!

Username: lcms.student

Password: Gators84



Book Reviews

All Readers

detailed book reviews


Young Adults Book Central

Read and write reviews, enter to win books, discuss your favorites with friends. 


Teen Reads

Book reviews of young adult fiction



Fact Monster

Free online resource: almanac, dictionary, encyclopedia.  Homework help.


Alabama Virtual Library

Online library and resource tool


Magnolia Research

Find sources of all varieties: Primary Source Documents, Magazines, encyclopedias, book reviews, biographies, etc. 

All the information you need to help you write the best research paper can be found here!


Primary Source

Desoto Times Tribune

Keep up with the latest news in Desoto County.


The Commercial Appeal

Stay up to date with the latest and breaking news of Memphis and the surrounding areas.


Professional Development - Teachers/Staff


Allows users with a library card number to stream movies, music, tv shows, etc. that your current public library subscribes to


DeSoto County School District MUNIS Self-Service CEU website

Free Online CEU courses

This does not offer CEU credit.  It offers free on-line learning.  You must have a library card to use this service.


Learn 360 - Online Video Library

Learn 360

1.  Go to http://learn360.infobase.com

2.  Click on the "PassKey"

3.  In the "Enter your Passkey" area, type 121356MSs, then click Login. 

4.  On the next page, enter you or your student's information.  Click "Create Account" button when you are finished.