Library & Media Center

Welcome to the Sierra Vista Library Media Center

Mission Statement

The Sierra Vista library provides a place on campus for students to learn, grow, study, and connect with others.  The library strives to provide materials that nurture personal interests and quests for knowledge, encouraging a lifelong love of reading and learning in all students.

**One of our newer features is ComicsPlus (now a Quicklink on the right side of this landing page).  If you're looking for comics and graphic novels, check out this tutorial so you can learn how to access popular fiction and graphic novel formats and non-fiction through the MackinVia platform.  



Before school

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday (7:30-8:00)

After school

Until 4:00 PM Daily


Most books may be checked out for 2 weeks.

Email with your reference questions or material requests.

To access IUSD databases at home, please see Mrs. Ralston for login and password information.

To access the SV Library Google Classroom, please use the classroom code: aupugfj

Nondiscrimination Statement

The Irvine Unified School District is committed to equal opportunity for all individuals in education. District programs and activities including membership in student clubs shall be free from discrimination based on race, color, ancestry, nationality, ethnic group identification, immigration status, age, religion, actual or potential parental, family, or marital status, or the exclusion of any person because of pregnancy or related conditions, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, or genetic information; the perception of one or more of such characteristics; or association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.

The District does not discriminate in enrollment in or access to any of the activities and programs available. Admission to these programs is based on age appropriateness, class space, interest, aptitude, and prerequisite coursework where applicable. The lack of English skills shall not be a barrier to admission to or participation in the District’s activities and programs. The Irvine Unified School District also does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices.*

*The full Nondiscrimination statement can be found at and Board Policy 5145.5

Search Engines

See the list below of approved search engines

Dewey Decimal System

The books in the Sierra Vista Library Media Center are arranged by the Dewey Decimal System.



Read A Million

How many words do you read in a year?

Evaluating a Website

Most publications (i.e.

Virtual Middle School Library



You must cite the sources you used for information.

Reading Lists

Teen Book Finder Database       

Helpful Websites