DHS Library


DHS Cir DeskDHS Library Stacks

Hours:  6:45 am  - 3:00 pm  School Days 
Telephone:  972-230-0726  Ext. 3600      School Fax:  972-274-8115

Delia Franklin


 Delia Franklin - Library Assistant
District Librarians:  Diana Frazier & Diane Gill

Our Mission

In support of the DeSoto ISD mission, DeSoto High School library media center program’s mission is to help each student excel and achieve maximum potential by creating a 21st century learning environment, fostering a love of reading, and promoting the effective use of information and communications technology.

Through collaboration, the library media faculty partners with the larger DeSoto ISD community to empower students in becoming lifelong learners, responsible citizens, and industrious problem solvers. design

Looking for a good book or research reference?  

Start with 


Destiny is a student-friendly search interface that is designed to help students, teachers, and parents search for books in the EMS media center collection, view book covers, see the availability, and call number of search results. Visit Destiny from anywhere you have internet access.  Searches can be performed without usernames and passwords.  

Ebooks Check out a book from anywhere you have internet access.  Login to Destiny, select your campus, then select Destiny Discover on the left-hand ribbon. Scroll down thru ebooks, audiobooks, interactive resources, lightbox books, or select a topic. Students will need their username and password to check out an online resource.

Research Tools Links to research tools, Britannica, Ebsco, Gale Infotrac, and other resources, are available on the library website under "Online Resources." design

Can't access eBooks?

Click HERE for video tutorials
Click HERE for links to PDF instructions

Need to ask our librarian a question?  Select the link below or email our District Librarian directly.

ask a librarian

Teachers: Do you need to collaborate with our librarian?  Select the link below.
 Collaboration Requests (Teachers Only)

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