8 a.m. to 3:05 p.m. / Open during Flex. Times / Open at Lunch
CLOSURES DUE TO MEETINGS / EXAMS:
- Mon. Jan. 18th: Pro-D Day / No School
- Thurs. Jan. 21st: Closed Before School / During Flex A time (10:30 - 11:30 a.m.)
and at Lunch Time (Sorry. A lot of meetings happening on the 21st.)
- NO SERVICES THE WEEK OF JANUARY 25th to January 29th!
LITERACY EXAMS TAKING PLACE IN THE LIBRARY!
FRIDAY, JANUARY 15TH IS BLACK SHIRT DAY!
Wear a black shirt in recognition and support!
Check out the Library Resources on Civil Rights!
VIDEO 1: ALL ABOUT PASSWORDS
For Grade 8s & New Students
You will be using several logins, to better understand them
print out My_Personal_Password_Sheet.pdf .
Information is also posted in the "How To" Guides (see left menu),
under "Setting Your Computer Password".
Visit the VSB's self-serve Student Password Reset Portal to reset your password.
You will need your PEN number (found in your MyED account, under Student Details)
and Date of Birth. If you cannot access MyEd BC for your PEN number, speak with your counsellor.
If you have made several attempts to log into the MyEd BC Family Portal and have failed, the program will automatically block or freeze any further attempts. See Ms. Ranallo in the School Office to have your password reset. Please be patient, the resets are done at the end of each school day.
VIDEO 2: TEMPLETON LIBRARY TOUR
Video 3: Templeton's Library Collections
This video is intended for Ms. Bombino's CS students and helpers; However, it is also useful for anyone searching for materials. When you use VSB Library to search for materials, the Call Numbers provided in Catalog will sometimes begin with a letter or letters (i.e. E ... F ... G ... PB ... PNF ... REF, etc.).
These letters indicate the collection where the books are located.
More Information about library related issues:
Audiobooks & Ebooks
Audiobooks - Check out the selections in the "Tweens", "Teens" or "Literary Classics"
Best way to access these titles? Log in to Destiny Discover and search titles from there.
Big Timber Media - eBooks (Fiction & Non-Fiction) for Grades 9-12:
Big Timber resources For younger Grades
More Free Novels - you can search by Genre here.
Take a look at the Young Adult section.
VPL Collection of E-books & Audiobooks & VPL's Digital Library
Apply for a VPL card online and be ready to continue using VPL services in the fall.
Project Gutenberg - a Library of over 60,000 free ebooks,
focusing on older works and the world's great literature!
Information on the library pages is updated by G. Bombino (Teacher-Librarian)