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Library Media Services

Library Media Services offers leadership, support, and information to educators and staff in all San Diego County school districts. We provide instructional resources to schools and colleges through our contracting services.


2017-18 Events

 For more information or to register, click on the date.

Date(s)Event NameTimeLocation
Aug. 17, 2018
Parent Symposium11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
San Diego County Office of Education, main campus
​October 11, 2018
Instructional Media Resource Associate (IMRA)
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
San Diego County Office of Education, main campus

School Library Media Services 

District "Librarian of Record" Services

Districts receive "Librarian of Record" services of the credentialed County Schools Librarian to meet Ed Code sections 18100 and 44868.

The SDCOE Digital Content Portal (DCP)

The DCP is a valuable resource for educators to enhance instruction with online content and professional development. A virtual library of subscription resources is available at school and at home for teachers and students at sites contracting for services. NEW for 2017 - 18, a lower subscription cost and tiered options.  View tiered options.

DCP Resources (Guide) include:

  • California Streaming Video (K-12)
  • 7 World Book Databases Online (PreK-12)
  • 8 EBSCO Host Databases (K-12)
  • (K-12)
  • EBSCO e-books (K-12, 170,00 titles)
  • Science Reference Center (K-12)
  • History Reference Center (K-12)

Professional Learning Opportunities

Request customized professional learning at your district/site or attend workshops at the San Diego County Office of Education.

San Diego and Imperial Counties Community Colleges Learning Resources Cooperative (SDICCCLRC)

Member colleges share audiovisual services and maintain a single collection of their individually owned educational media in a common repository accessible to all parties, and housed at the SDCOE Media Services Department. Meetings are held in the fall and spring facilitated by SDCOE. For more information regarding the cooperative click here.