Library Resource Centre

The Swan Valley Anglican Community School’s Library Resource Centre is available to students, their families and staff members. Confident users of information are developed whilst also being availed of a literature rich environment across a vast variety of genres.

 

Library Opening Hours

Monday to Friday 8.15am – 4.00pm

Library Opening Hours Monday to Friday 8.15am – 4.00pmThe Library is open during lunch times but closed during recess.

Please note that on Tuesdays and Thursdays, Secondary students may study in the library until 4.30pm with the library closing to other students at 4.00pm.

Parents and carers are most welcome before and after school to assist with their children's borrowing or to read them a story.

Students up to Year 6 must bring a Library bag and use a shelf-marker when borrowing resources.

A quiet study area for is available for use by Secondary students with prior permission from a Library Staff member.

Library resources may be loaned for a period of two weeks and able to be renewed providing items have not already been reserved or very overdue.

The Library has a variety of board games and puzzles for use during lunch times and after school.

Parent / Carer volunteers are most welcome by contacting Mrs Marsh on 9297 9514.

Student Borrowing Privileges and Loan Periods

Student Borrowing Privileges table 2019

 

Britannica School Trial

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SVACS Staff and Students currently have access to a Britannica School TRIAL until Friday 9th August 2019. For information download the Britannica School Trial brochure.

Britannica School provides access to thousands of up-to-date, curated and Australian curriculum aligned content.

Website: https://school.eb.com.au

For a more comprehensive view click on the Student Search Video to discover more Britannica School features. 

 

Library Catalogue
SMARTSUITE

Search the Library Catalogue HERE.

 

Clickview

Clickview logo

Clickview is a Video Learning application that allows teachers and students to access Curriculum Related Video material to assist with their learning/teaching

ClickView Digital Resources

Look for: Student Walkthrough, Primary Resources & Secondary Resources

 

World Book Online

Students are able to access World Book Online at home to do their research or study via the following web page using the provided login and password.

World Book Online

Access World Book via 
World Book Online

 

Wheelers eBooks

Wheelers ePlatform

No need to wait – just read

Access eBooks whilst at school via your tablets.

Junior Years eBook Collection           Secondary School eBook Collection

For 24/7 reading, you may download the Wheelers eBook reading app onto your portable devices (whilst at home) to access your eBooks anytime, anywhere.

 

Online Referencing Generator

School Library Association of South Australia

Click HERE to access the SLASA Online Referencing Generator

 

Research Tools

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             Trove                                                     Victoria State Library

 

Smartcopying:

Copyright guidelines for Australian Schools and TAFE

Smartcopying link

Click HERE to access the Official Guide to Copyright Issues for Australian Schoools and TAFE

 

We love reading in SVACS Library