CKSS Library Learning Commons
THE CKSS LIBRARY LEARNING COMMONS IS A PLACE OF QUIET WORK, READING, AND STUDY -- EVEN DURING LUNCH.
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.
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
Teacher Librarian - Mr. Thomson
Teacher Librarian - Ms. McPhee
Library Technician - Ms. D. Walker