Our school library invites you to enjoy its colourful & comfortable premises. We have a happy marriage of technology & print resources. Enjoy reading for relaxation & use our resources for study. The library has a ground floor for general study & recreational reading. Our upstairs mezzanine floor provides quiet study areas, including individual study carrels.Our friendly library staff includes, Ms Middleton, the Library Manager, Mrs Ollerenshaw, the Assistant Librarian and a team of student librarians. Seniors may borrow 5 books & Juniors 4 books.These are issued for 3 weeks.
The library is open before school & after school closes. It opens at 8 am in the morning & closes at 4 pm in the afternoon.
We have over 11,000 items in our print collection. It includes Reference books, Non Fiction titles and Fiction. We have a large Fiction collection which includes Graphic Novels, Manga & Picture Books. We also have 161 Research Files which are paper clippings used for English speech topics, history, science and social studies projects.
We have over 20 magazines & most can be found in the library’s magazine room. The library subscribes to teen magazines such as Girlfriend & also provides magazines which can support your research such as North & South. These can be borrowed for ONE week.
The library has 8 desktop computers which can be used by any year level. It also has 2 laptop trolleys carrying 16 laptops each. Laptop Trolley 14 is for senior student use & can be used throughout the day. Laptop 18 is for class use only. Wifi is available throughout the library.Printing from any computer can be done through the library’s photocopier.
The library has one OPAC computer dedicated to searching our library collection. Because our library system is web-based, you can search the collection using any computer both inside the school grounds & outside it. You can access our collection 24/7. Use this link here:
Library Catalogue for Outside the School Network - Click the Link - Catalogue Library Catalogue for Inside the School Network - Click the Link - Catalogue
Click the below link to learn how to reserve a book
How to Reserve a Book
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