Welcome to the Air Academy Media Center

Need help with research?

  • Pikes Peak Library District (PPLD) has over 100 online databases that are free for students to use with just a library card and pin #. 

    • Click this link to access a spreadsheet with a topical and alphabetical list of relevant databases, their descriptions and their weblinks.

    • Info about getting a PPLD library card

  • School databases on MackinVia include: Teen Health and Wellness and World Book Online
    • Log in using your @msa student account
  • Denver Public Library (DPL) provides free access to their many databases to any Colorado resident. 

  • ERIC is a free database that provides a comprehensive, easy-to-use, searchable, Internet-based bibliographic and full-text database of education research and information sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education

Want a book to read?

Electronic books

We have over 1600 ebooks and audiobooks on demand. You can download and read or listen to books on any of your digital devices.

Find a book on Sora

What is Sora?

Physical books

Search the catalog to check out a book from the AAHS media center or request a book from any library in the district. 

Looking for Copyright-free Images?

  • Pics4Learning  a safe, free image library for education. Teachers and students can use the copyright-friendly photos and images for classrooms, multimedia projects, web sites, videos, portfolios, or any other project in an educational setting. Contains citation.

  • PhotosForClass​ a safe image search using Flickr that creates a citation (not MLA)  for the image when you download it.

  • Click here for a list of more image sites.

When is the media center open?

Monday - Thursday: 7:15-3:45

Friday: 7:15-3:00

Have a question?

Traci Trimbach - Media Center DLC


Patrice Geis - Media Center Assistant


What is our mission?

Our mission is to create and support an environment where students and staff use technology and information to enhance both teaching and learning through careful focus on critical and creative thinking.