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The Library

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Welcome to the Holy Cross Library. There are thousands of amazing books and graphic novels just waiting for you to read. We have book fair twice a year, storytime every week and run the Forest of Reading Program January through April. We welcome donations of gently used books and board games. Overdue notices are sent out once a month.

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LDCSB Library Mission Statement

To provide access to a variety of informational resources to support the curriculum, foster a love for reading, and ensure the school community is effective users of information for learning and for leisure.

LDCSB School Library Goals

  • Educate students on the functionality, organization and purpose of libraries so that they can be library users for life
  • Demonstrate how to research with purpose and process
  • Promote and foster a love for reading for pleasure and learning
  • Develop library collections that encompass a variety of formats to support Catholic Graduate Expectations
  • Facilitate the use of technology for learning, research and communication​

What the Research says about School Libraries
Research undeniably and repeatedly shows clear links between student achievement and the existence of libraries stocked with a variety of resources, and staffed by qualified librarians who collaborate with teachers.​

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Research Inquiry Process

London Public Library​