CKSS Library

Welcome to the CKSS Library!

[Navigate site pages using the Navigate CKSS pane to the left.]

Looking for your next great Fiction read? Use the resources below, or see Mr. Thomson in the Library!

Online Texts available

Many educational publishers and distributors are releasing works for free to support learning during the COVID-19 crisis: check out the list here. Check out the HDSB Library Services Site for more home learning resources.

Update: Canada Reads Shortlist Released

This year the CBC's Canada Reads theme is "one book to bring Canada into focus". Check out the shortlist of contenders in this literary competition here.

Library Information:

Hours: 7:50 a.m. - 3:45 p.m., Monday - Friday, holidays & school closures excepted

Facilities: Main Library, 1 Seminar Room, Computer Area

Policies: No food or drink at computers; the library is a place of quiet research, writing, study, or collaboration

Loans: 2 weeks for books, 3 days for AV items & magazines, 1 day for Chromebooks; student card and clear account required for sign-out

Fees: Lost or damaged books assessed at replacement cost + processing fee

Accessibility: The CKSS Library is wheelchair accessible; the CKSS Library staff have ASL competencies

Networking: HDSB wireless access

E-Learning: Support is available here

Orientation: Grade 9 Library Orientation begins in mid-September

Staff: Teacher-Librarian - Mr. R. Thomson, Library Technician - Mrs. D. Walker