Welcome to the La Quinta High School Library and Media Center!
Check out some of our NEW books!

LQHS's New Books

How I Killed Pluto and Why It Had It Coming
Something like Normal
The Curiosities: A Collection of Stories
Code Name Verity
The Storyteller
E=mc²: A Biography of the World's Most Famous Equation
Keep Holding On
The Romeo And Juliet Code
Romeo Blue
The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements

LQHS Library's favorite books »
Check out our Online Library Catalog!
Browse titles, check out e-books, place holds, and more...
Click on the link above to suggest books or other materials that you would like to see in our Library! 
Announcements/Upcoming Events
Our hours are as follows -
Mondays - 7:15 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesdays - 7:15 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesdays - 7:15 am - 4:30 pm
Thursdays - 7:15 am - 4:30 pm
Fridays - 7:15 am - 4:30 pm
*Note - The Library may be closed at various times, due to meetings, trainings, etc.
*NEW*NEW*NEW* - FREE Resources Available!
Gale Student Resources in Context (for most or ALL of your research needs!)
Password off campus - west92683
Ancestry for the Classroom
Here is the link for access to Ancestry.com to be used for classroom projects. 
Proquest Databases

SIRS Discoverer

SIRS Researcher

ProQuest Platform


Encyclopedia Britannica School (in English): https://school.eb.com

Britannica Escolar (in Spanish): https://escolar.eb.com


We've got you covered! Students, staff members, and families are able to take advantage of some academic research databases. Please click on Databases/Research Links to the right to access it. You can use it anytime, on campus or off campus.

Website of the Month
All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet. Explore the collection, select a title and start listening.


Melissa Dela-Xiong, MLIS
Teacher Librarian

Mondays - Fridays 7:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Class Visits:
Teachers may sign up to visit the Library with their classes. Please feel free to do so by e-mailing Ms. Dela-Xiong at [email protected]

How to Reach Us:
(714) 663-6193 / Intercom Line - 82900

The La Quinta High School Library Media program is fully integrated into the school's curriculum and is central to the learning process of all students. The program promotes student academic achievement towards meeting state content standards and ensures that students and staff can effectively use and access ideas and information. Current up-to-date information in the form of print materials and online resources are available to students and staff.