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 – 4.00pm

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

Student Borrowing Privileges table 2019

 

SVACS Library Links

Library Catalogue
SMARTSUITE

Search the Library Catalogue HERE.

 

Library Guides

LibGuides

Curated curriculum resources

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LibGuides CMS

 

Clickview

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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

 

Weblinks K-12

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Weblinks K-12 Online

 

Wheelers eBooks & eAudio Books

Wheelers ePlatform

No need to wait – just read

Access eBooks and Audio Books 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.

 

Databases

 

Ebscohost Database

Ebscohost Databases for Secondary students are available until 30 June 2020.

Ebscohost Database

Ebscohost Database

Databases include The Australia/New Zealand Reference Centre Plus, Australia / New Zealand Points of View Reference Centre, and Poetry & Short Story Reference Centre.

 

Gale

Available until at least 30 June 2020

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Search Gale In Context databases HERE

Search Gale eBooks HERE


Infobase

Available until at least 30 June 2020

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Access Infobase HERE

 

Resource Links

State Library of WA

  State Library of WA

State Library of Western Australia 

 

State Library Victoria

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Victoria State Library

 

National Library of Australia

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 National Library of Australia

  Trove             

 

Scootle

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Search HERE for digital resources aligned to the curriculum.   

 

MyFuture

Resources to support VET

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MyFuture Website

 

ABC Links

“Thousands of free curriculum-linked resources for Primary and Secondary students, Teachers and Parents”.

ABC ME

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ABC ME Access educational programming for children HERE

 

ABC Home Education portal

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Access the ABC Home Education portal HERE

 

ABC Early Education

ABC Kids, ABC Kids listen and ABC Early Education

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ABC Early Education website

 

ABC Behind the News 

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ABC Behind the News teaching resources

ABC iView

BTN, storybuilding tool kit, This Place, Teenage Boss and Horrible Science

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ABC iView Education

 

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

 

Referencing

Online Referencing Generator

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Click HERE to access the SLASA Online Referencing Generator

 

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