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The HIS library is your gateway to a wide range of print and online resources. This collection of resources and information is accessible to the entire HIS community for reference and borrowing. We provide both physical and digital access to material. Our community computer lab  provides access to a world class collection of high-quality and trusted online and print resources. For questions, please visit or email us at library@his-china.org.
You can access our resources in a variety of ways: Navigate to our website and use Quick Links to go to our Destiny portal. Go to http://destiny.his-china.info and click on our school link. Use our community computer lab and receive on-site support from our library staff. Once in our Destiny portal, you will have access to a list of trusted sites as well as a catalog of physical resources housed in our library and media center. These sites include academic databases, curriculum support, audiobook collections, safe search engines, current events, and research support, among others.




Community Computer Lab

The Community Computer Lab in the Library is primarily used for workshops regarding the acquisition of research, thinking, self-management, collaboration, and communiction skills to enhance information literacy through the effective use of library and Internet resources. Our academic and administrative staff, as well as community members, may reserve the Lab through our room booking system The Lab is also open to other users on a first come, first served basis when it is not in use for instruction.

Library News

Author Visit: World Makers Workshop

If you missed the World Makers Workshop see the slide show on the HIS Gallary in the link below and watch our students create the world that they want to thrive in. There you can also view other authors that have visited HIS.

World Makers Workshop: Slide Show

Idiom of the week: Wouldn’t be caught dead. Would never like to do something.

Come down to the library and write a sentence including the phrase for a chance to win a prize from the HIS Café and win a point for your dragon house.

What is an idiom? An idiom is an expression not defined by the individual words in the phrase.

Featured book of the week: 

Dog Man Brawl of the Wild

Is Dog Man bad to the bone? Dog Man, you are under arrest! You are going to Dog Jail for a long time! Let’s go bub! Everyone digs Dog Man. Riotously funny and original. Readers giggle from start to finish as they immerse themselves in an action-oriented read with plenty of laughs.

Reading level Emergent: Grade 2-6

Pilkey, Dav, “Dog Man Brawl of the Wild.” Graphix. New York, USA, 2019. 

Our Team

Matthew Baxter

Titles: Media Specialist   
Projects and Professional Development Coordinator

Email: library@his-china.org



Amy Xu

Title: Library Assistant

Email: library@his-china.org