Library Overview

  • Media Center Information

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    Finding eBooks (audiobooks too) During Coronavirus  Pandemic 

    Listed below you will find access to eBooks and other online resources provided to students.

    1. Sebco - Bailey APAC Content (small number of titles)

    1.  Go to
    2.  Login with the following passwords.
    3.  Login: baileyapacmiddle
         Password: sebco
         You will then use your MSIS number to check out eBooks. Start browsing and reading!

    2. Sebco Books Free Access

    1. Go to
    .  Login with the following passwords
    3.  Login:  keepreading
         Password: Sebco
         Student Name: #1

    3. MackinVIA (Mainly books considered "Classics" in the public domain)
    1. Go to MackinVIA Website and follow the login information below
    2. Mississippi Distance Learning Primary MackinVIA (PreK-8) 
    *  Site Name: Mississippi Distance Learning Primary 
    *  Username: mde20201 | Password: mde20201 

    3. Mississippi Distance Learning Secondary MackinVIA 
    *  Site Name: Mississippi Distance Learning Primary 
    *  Username: mde20202 | Password: mde20202

    4. TumbleBooks (Courtesy of the Jackson Hinds Library System)
    *  Go to TumbleBooks Link: 

    5. Audible Stories  - Audiobooks from Audible

    6. EPIC! - Please email Mr. Eifling requesting access using your JPS Gmail account. 

    7. MyOn Reader (JPS Access)
    * Username: JPS
    * Password: read

    8. Follett Lightbox (Interactive eBooks)

    1. From Destiny Discover, in the School field, enter Follett eLearning, McHenry, IL. The Location field is pre-populated with Any Location (do not change this field).
    2. Click Go.
    3. Click Login on the top right.
    4. Enter guest in the Username field and follett in Password field.
    5. Press Enter.

     9.  Open eBooks App

    1. Download the Open eBooks App from Apple and Android app stores
    2.  You should be able to access the site through your JPS Clever account.
    3.  If this does not work, email Mr. Eifling for access code (he has plenty).

    Insignia Library Software

    INSIGNIA Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC)

    Insignia OPAC allows students and staff to search the library's online catalog for books from any location. It can save time by looking for what you need without having to come to the library and search the shelves.  You can search Accelerated Reader information and reserve books if they are currently checked out.  Explore our OPAC and see what you find. 

    The Bailey APAC Library consists of:

    • New titles are added frequently 
    • A variety of periodical and magazine subscriptions
    • 25 internet equipped computers
    • Access to MAGNOLIA databases
    • Accelerated Reader users read nearly 200,000,000 words during the last school year.

    Book Spotlight

    Charlie Thorne and the Last Equation

    Book Cover

    The CIA forces twelve-year-old Charlotte "Charlie" Thorne, a rebellious genius, to use her code-breaking skills on an epic global chase to locate Einstein's last equation before dangerous agents discover it and unlock the solution to harnessing energy.  


    Bailey APAC Library


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  • General Information

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    Jason Eifling, Librarian

    Phone: (601) 960-5343

    Hours:  7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

    Teacher Resource Center

    JPS Educational Links

    Mississippi Department of Education

    AR BookFinder



    MAGNOLIA logo

    MAGNOLIA provides online resources for publicly funded K-12 schools, public libraries, community college libraries, and university libraries in Mississippi. There is content in MAGNOLIA to help educators as well.

    Jackson Hinds Library System

    Jackson Hinds Library System  

    The Jackson Hinds Library services to metropolitan Jackson and Hinds County Mississippi. Their goal is to provide quality service through their multiple locations.

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Last Modified on September 9, 2020