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
The 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
Britannica School Trial
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.
For a more comprehensive view click on the Student Search Video to discover more Britannica School features.
Search the Library Catalogue HERE.
Clickview is a Video Learning application that allows teachers and students to access Curriculum Related Video material to assist with their learning/teaching
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.
Access World Book via
World Book Online
No need to wait – just read
Access eBooks whilst at school via your tablets.
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
Click HERE to access the SLASA Online Referencing Generator
Copyright guidelines for Australian Schools and TAFE
Click HERE to access the Official Guide to Copyright Issues for Australian Schoools and TAFE