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Library / Learning Commons

We have a print and a digital library!!

To search the print library, download the 

                                       Destiny Discover app                                      


   onto your device.  

To search our digital library, download the

SORA app

(sign into "Vancouver School Board" with your VSB/TEAMS username and password)

When you are in SORA, you can add the Vancouver Public Library (or another public library) to your profile so that you can search and borrow from that digital collection as well (you will need to enter your library card number) - one step "shopping"!


Databases links are now on the Home Page of every school's site after you login. Look for the VSB Library icon on your desktop (when you are on a school device) or use either the Destiny Discover app or when you are at home to get to the library system page.


  1. Get to "Shaughnessy Library"
  2. Login: both teachers and students need to login in order to see your library account or place books on hold. 

                   Teachers: Use the same username and password for VSB login         

                   Students: Use your student number and your TEAMS password                

  3. If you want to use the databases for research projects: go to the database you want to use.  Login to individual databases is no longer required if you are on the VSB network; if you are at home, you may be prompted to enter a username (39sy) and password (library) for most databases. Exceptions:  newspapers - username ( and password (library).       

  4. ***Please DO NOT share this login information publicly,  This is a condition of our license.***

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