CKSS Learning Commons

THE CKSS LIBRARY LEARNING COMMONS IS A QUIET STUDY AREA AT LUNCH. STUDENTS MAY BE IN THE LIBRARY AT LUNCH TO WORK QUIETLY ON SCHOOL WORK, READ, LISTEN TO THEIR HEADPHONES, ETC.

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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: We are a Quiet Study Area at lunch.

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

  • Tables and chairs are to be left in place to comply with Covid19 social distancing protocols

  • Garbage is to be disposed of by students

  • All students must be seated and in one chair to remain in the library for lunch

  • Capacity restrictions may mean the library is not available at all times

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; some CKSS Library staff have ASL competencies

Networking: HDSB wireless access

E-Learning: Support is available here

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