Eliseo B. Vega Library

The Eliseo B. Vega Library serves students, parents, faculty and staff from Medical Professions and is located in Olmito. 

Library hours: 
Monday through Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

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Facility

Capacity: Currently serves 850 high school students.

Facilities: Multi-purpose lab; study rooms; video editing lab; printing hub; periodical area 

Rows of computer workstations and library book shelves

 


 

Library book collection

Library Collection: 

Books: 33,000+ print volumes; health, science and medical focus; 90,000 ebooks

Periodicals: 55 print titles; 5 daily newspapers; online access to additional magazine subscriptions 

Videos/DVDs/CDs: 4,000 titles; circulated to students and staff 

Technology: Windows network with 64 terminals for student use; 32 PCS with video editing capabilities for student use; 40 take-home laptops; 55 tablets; printers; video editing and presentation equipment. MS Office; and the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite are available on PCs

Online Resources: Library catalog; Office 365; eBooks; audio books; subscription databases

 


 

Popular links for students, faculty and staff 

Eliseo B. Vega Library Staff 

Librarian: Denene Fultz 

Library Assistants: Lorena Garcia, Roy Lopez and Audrey Miranda  

SYNC Audiobooks 2021

SYNC Audiobooks for Teens returns April 29th for a 12th season of free audiobook downloads to keep! AudioFile Magazine has hosted this program all these years to encourage the development of new listeners during middle and high school summer vacation periods. Listening to audiobooks has been demonstrated to increase literacy even with those who don’t identify themselves as readers. Audiobooks provide opportunities to deepen capacity for empathy as well as offer exposure to a wide variety of genres, voices, and expressive styles. Check out this awesome opportunity here!

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Poetry

Hey STISD! April is National Poetry Month and your library has a great collections of poetry books by various poets for you to check out. Poetry can inspire you with just a few words, change your mood, or even keep you company like a good friend. Why not check out a poetry book this month! If you want a suggestion or to arrange for curbside pickup, use Ask A Librarian which is located on each library website.

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Test Prep

All South Texas ISD students have access to test prep resources 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year through Test Prep and Careers resources in the library database. To access ACT, PSAT, SAT, AP Tests, and others, please visit your library website. After selecting the library website for your school, scroll down the page to Popular links for students, faculty and staff then select Databases under Resources. Use Ask A Librarian if you need any help!

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Eliseo B. Vega Library: 10650 North Expressway 77/83, Olmito, TX 78575  | Phone: 956.214.6100 

Exterior photo of the Eliseo B. Vega Library