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Library Staff

  • Donna Smith
    • (505) 294-1511 ex: 30101
    • Head Librarian
  • Miranda Arrington
    • (505) 294-1511 ex: 30101
    • Library EA

Library Hours

The Virtual Library is always open!

School Year Hours:

  • 8:40-3:40
  • The library is open during lunch for students who want to check out books, return books, do homework, print, access the internet or just sit quietly. 

Reading Options

If you are looking for online reading options, our virtual library contains eBooks and audiobooks that can be accessed through computers, phones, and tablets.

MackinVIA: Go to to login with your student ID number and your regular school password. Choose Sandia High School, Albuquerque, NM as the location. The MackinVIA reader is a free APP that can be added to your phone to listen to digital audio books or read eBooks. We have over 2,000 eBooks in our MackinVIA library.

Destiny Discover is another digital library that also has a free APP for your phone. Check a book out from Destiny Discover and read it using the app called Destiny Reader. Login with your student ID and regular school password. Happy virtual reading!

APS Black History Month Resource Materials

Culturally Responsive Library Collection

Gale Research eBooks

Research Paper...Need Help?

The librarian is available to assist you. You may contact her through email or by calling the library.

Book Suggestions

I Want This Book!

Do you have a book suggestion or two for new titles you would like to see added to the Sandia High School Library? Here is your opportunity to give your input! Login with your school ID and your regular school password to fill out the form here and give us your ideas!

Homework Help

Do you need help with homework?

This applies to VIRTUAL assignments!

Tutoring and homework help is available online from 2-11 p.m. daily through the Brain Fuse Help Now Live Tutoring Site that is provided by the NM State Library.

BrainFuse HelpNow

How To Change My Password

Sign-in to your APS Google account using your student ID and your school password to view the Google Slideshow with information about changing your password.

Everyone must change their password at least once a year. You can do this when you receive a message at login that says your password has expired. Click "ok" and then type a new password two times. The new password MUST meet all the criteria. View the slideshow for specific details.

How To Change My Password

APS Password Link

APS webpage for passwords

Library Catalog


For access to MackinVIA's online resources click on the MackinVIA widget below and enter Sandia High School, then click on it from the dropdown menu. Now login with your APS school id and password.


Gale Digital Resource

Gale Digital Resource

Book Club

Do you love reading books? Do you love discussing the books you read with friends?

Join our Sandia HS Book Club. Join the Virtual Library Classroom for details.

Code: gcfn3di

Library Google Classroom

Join the Virtual Library Classroom

Code : gcfn3di

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