Our Mission The mission of the Wave (Cypress Bay's Cyber Lounge and Media Center) is to promote the effective use of ideas and information for college and career readiness by: Ensuring access to electronic and print materials. Collaborating with students and staff across the curriculum. Providing instruction and professional development on educational technologies. Empowering patrons to use and produce media in a variety of formats. Fostering a lifelong love of reading. General Information
Our Hours The Wave is open from 7:15 AM to 2:45 PM Monday through Friday while school is in session.
Circulation Procedures Most books can be checked out for 2 weeks. There are no overdue fines. New print magazines and periodicals are available to be read within the Cyber Lounge. Digital magazines and periodicals may be checked out from Overdrive via the Nook App.
Sign-in & Passes You are expected to come to the Media Center with a pass from class or your study hall.
Copies You may make a copy for $.15 per page.
Printing You may print in Black and White for $.15/page, therefore you need to know the length of your print job. (Click on File... Print Preview.) Color printing is available for $.30/page.
Audio/Visual Equipment A/V equipment may be checked out for class presentations by the teacher who assigned the project. A/V equipment includes Laptops, Projection Units, Digital Cameras, and Video Cameras.
Computers We have 60 computers in the Media Center available for your use. Teachers may also sign up for their classes to use the dell lab (30 computers).
Internet Use Internet use during class time should be for schoolwork only. Desktop computers are available for student use to connect to the internet. Students may also check out Laptops and Ipads from the circulation desk. BYOD Instructions Connect to wireless networkBYOD with passwordinternet Open a web browser and you will be redirected to a sign-in page. Students Information Username: Your student number Password: Your active directory password (Pinnacle, Canvas, etc) Acceptable Use Policy (SB Policy 5306)
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