South Middle School

Library Services

Online Library Catalog – click the link to access to your school library homepage.


All of these data bases have been sponsored by the Heartland AEA 11 and can be searched from school or home, 24-hours a day, 7 days a week. Please see your media specialist or computer instructor for the user name and password.

Iowa AEA Online – Iowa AEA Online is a virtual library that provides no-cost access to 13 high-quality, web-based resources for accredited public and non-public PreK-12 schools.

Britannica Online – With the full contents of the Encyclopaedia Britannica plus videos, images, web sites, news and magazines, Britannica Online is the go-to destination on the Web for accurate answers you can trust.

CultureGrams – CultureGrams Online Database is a leading reference for concise, reliable and up-to-date cultural information on countries across the globe.

Gale – Gale eResources offers screened and reliable content from magazines, newspapers, and reference materials.

NBC Learn – NBC Learn is a centrally managed video streaming subscription service, offering customers both scale and capacity. By leveraging a global caching infrastructure, NBC Learn replicates off our video content across 61,000 servers in 70 countries, across nearly 1,000 regional networks.

Literary Reference Center™ –  is a comprehensive database that provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes.

560 Southeast University Avenue
Waukee, Iowa 50263
Phone 515.987.5161
Fax 515.987.2701