CKSS Library Learning Commons

THE CKSS LIBRARY LEARNING COMMONS IS A PLACE OF QUIET WORK, READING, AND STUDY -- EVEN DURING LUNCH.

Welcome to the CKSS Library Learning Commons!

Looking for your next great fiction read? Use the resources below:

MPL Opportunities

The Milton Public Library has several upcoming & ongoing opportunities for youth:

Summer Reading

Did you know that you can sign out school library books for the summer break? It's true -- take home some summer reading, and return the resources in the fall. Talk to a library staff member for details.

Don't forget, also, that the HDSB Digital Library is open online, 24/7; digital resources are always accessible.


Library Information

Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 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

Lunch -- the library is a QUIET STUDY AREA at lunch:

  • Students may eat lunch in the library if they are working quietly

  • Unless actively eating at the moment, students must wear their masks at all times

  • Tables and chairs are to be left in place to comply with COVID-19 social distancing protocols

  • Garbage is to be disposed of by students

  • All students must be seated, one student per chair space, to remain in the library for lunch

  • Capacity restrictions may result in the library not being available to all students

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

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

Networking: HDSB wireless access

Orientation: View this CKSS Library Orientation video if new to the school

Staff:

Teacher Librarian - Mr. Thomson

Teacher Librarian - Ms. McPhee

Library Technician - Ms. D. Walker