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Library / Learning Commons

Welcome to Henry Hudson Elementary Library! 

Our Library is open for borrowing before and after school:

8:40 am - 9:00 am

3:00 pm - 3:20 pm

As well, we have open book exchange for all students 

Monday, Wednesday and Friday

1:00 pm -  1:30 pm

Primary Classes all have a weekly scheduled Library time.

Please check with your classroom to teacher for this information.

For Parents & Students:
How to access your account:
  Your account will tell you what you have checked out and when the due date is!
  • Click on VSB Library  
  • Select Login located in the top right corner
  • Enter your student number and password (default is "student")
Borrowing Requirements:
  • Every student needs to have an extra-large plastic or waterproof bag that seals closed to prevent any water damage.  

Extra-large ziploc bags are available to purchase from the Library for 50 cents.

 Borrowing Times & Limits

  • Most primary students will have a scheduled weekly Library visit with their class. 
  • Open Book Exchange times are available throughout the week for Intermediates. 

Kindergarten - we start off borrowing 1 book per week

Primary students - we start off borrowing 1-2 books per week

Intermediate students - we start off borrowing 3 books per week

Tumblebook Collection at the VPL: 

Interested in reading eBooks?  Look no further than the link below for a wonderful selection of both fiction and nonfiction materials, audiobooks, videos and games.  Click on the link below to the Tumblebooks Library sponsored by the Vancouver Public Library.

  1. Google "Vancouver Public Library
  2. Search "Tumblebooks"
  3. Click on "Full text online access now" for first result
  4. Sign in using your Vancouver Public Library borrower's card and PIN. 
  5. Select from one of three collections:

TumbleBook Library - for younger children. (Excerpt taken from VPL website)

" An online collection of talking picture books for children to use by themselves or with an adult.  Makes reading a multi-sensory experience with text, animation, music and narrations.  Also includes books and games in French and Spanish."      


TumbleBookCloud - for kids and teens- grades 7 and up(Excerpt taken from VPL website)

"Online collection of YA/Teen novels, classics, poetry, short stories, audiobooks, popular graphic novels, and National Geographic videos.  Over 600 titles are available with unlimited access, all the time, onlyour computer or mobile device with an internet connection."

TumbleBookCloud Junior -  For kids in grades 3 - 8(Excerpt taken from VPL website)

"Online collection of eBooks and read-alongs, early reader chapter books, children's classics, graphic novels, children's audio books and National Geographic videos.  All 600 titles are available with unlimited access, all the time, on your computer or mobile device with an internet connection."

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