Library & Information Services

New Titles Received June 2013

Check out these new titles you can now book for the 2013-2014 school year.

Lots of great new French Language resources as well under the ONIVA series.

Summer Hours 2013

Summer Hours 2013

Yes, we are open over the summer! Or most of it at least.

Our hours are:

9am-3:30pm
Monday - Friday

NMC SHUTDOWN (WE ARE CLOSED):
July 22-August 16

If you wish to do some summer reading, feel free to contact us to book and pick up materials.
Plan now!  Medianet Booking Open as of June 1, 2013

Plan now! Medianet Booking Open as of June 1, 2013

All booking for the next school year opened in Medianet on June 1st. Start reserving those favourite kits, literature loans and DVDs for next year.

Don't delay and be disappointed!

If you need assistance with booking, please call Media Loans at ext. 2893 or ext. 2896.
Earth Week Resources 2013

Earth Week Resources 2013

Get ready for Earth Week which is from April 16-22, 2013. Book your resources now for this event. The attached lists provide details on resources available through our central Media Loans Department.

If you need assistance or further suggestions, please contact your Teacher Librarian.

Risk Management in Canadian Education Available in Medianet

This periodical is available directly as a pdf document in Medianet (http://media.hwcdsb.ca/catholic). The most recent issue, February 2013, features Information on Fair Dealing as well as topics concerning students with special needs and accessibility.

Need help accessing Medianet? Just email Phillip Jeffrey (jeffreyp@hwcdsb.ca) and he'd be glad to assist you!

New Medianet Titles Received April 2013

Find Us

We are located at the:
Nicholas Mancini Centre
44 Hunt Street, Hamilton

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Friday 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

Mission Statement

"Providing library and media related services to school libraries, teachers, students, education
administrators and the Catholic community"

Our Goals

To acquire materials on Catholicism to support the Board’s commitment to the spiritual growth, personal development and the teaching of Catholic values, as stated in the Board’s Mission and Vision statement.

To acquire and circulate a wide variety of current curriculum resources.
To support resource-based learning as an educational model which involves students, teachers, and teacher-librarians in a meaningful use of a wide range of appropriate print, non-print, electronic and human resources.