Welcome to the Hillcrest Middle School Media Center !!!


FLIPSTER – Hillcrest’s online eMagazine subscriptions access –  Please see Ms. Hall for the username and password.  NOTE-“login with Google” will NOT work for this platform at this time.

JLG Digital – access to great NEW titles not available in the library.  Please note these are only available for a limited time and switch out every couple months!  If a student reads one that is GREAT and would like to see it in the library collection, please let Ms. Hall know.

eBooks are available through HMS Destiny.  Students may now login through Clever or by using the Google Login for access to the eBooks.

Click for video on How to access HMS Destiny Discover eBooks –  from May 2021

Click for video on How to access HMS Destiny Discover eBooks – from December 2020

Hours of Operation during Hybrid Schedule 2020-21: 

Monday –  7:30 am – 3:30 pm

Tuesday – 7:30 am – 3:30 pm

Wednesday – varies according to scheduled Professional Development and school/district meetings.  Please call or email before coming to make sure I am available.

Thursday – 7:30 am – 3:30 pm

Friday – 7:30 am – 3:30 pm


Media Specialist:   Ms. Mary K. Hall

803.499.3341 ext. 804




Click here to access the HMS Library’s Destiny Online Catalog

This link will take you to an instructional video on accessing our Follett eBooks.

SC DISCUS – South Carolina’s Virtual Library – contact Ms. Hall for username and password information to access from home.

Please note that access to SC Discuss is direct on school or public library property.  For access from home, please contact Ms. Hall in the library for the username and password as these may not be posted on on any website, sent via email distribution lists that may include non-residents of South Carolina, or posted to any open electronic discussion list (listserv) or chat room.

The Sumter Item – Contact Ms. Hall for login information

SC Junior Book Award Nominees 2020-2021 – A list of 20 selected books eligible to be the state’s Junior Book Award winner.

Sumter County Library – Library Cards are available to residents of Sumter County.






Read books; earn points!!!

Whooos Reading Program