Carlingford High School

Developing Responsible and Independent Learners

Telephone02 9871 4222

Emailcarlingfor-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Library

Carlingford High School Library, which opened in 2003, is a very well resourced library. Our collection includes books, eBooks, audio books, magazines, and an online encyclopedia.

Our library uses the web-based Oliver library management system.  Students can search our catalogue from school or home.  They can borrow eBooks or watch ClickView videos at school or home.

The library offers spaces for classes, including teaching areas, small study rooms and meeting spaces.

    

Photocopying/Scanning/Printing

          

          

Students can photocopy, scan or print using their school ID card

     

Computers

     

       

LC1, LC2 and CC- These spaces effectively operate as spare classrooms and our technology team has made them bookable online for teachers.

                                                                                                                             

Laptop Computers 

   

   

There is a bank of 30 laptops available to be borrowed

     

Fiction

     

     

The library has a wonderful fiction collection including many genres: science fiction, fantasy, crime, classics etc.

      

Non-Fiction

    

       

Our non-fiction collection is a carefully selected one of high interest books. It contains many of the latest study guides used by HSC students.

    

Quiet Reading Area 

      

      

Our Library has recently developed a small, but comfortable quiet reading area.

      

Senior Study and Seminar Room 

     

     

The senior study and seminar room are for private study or discussion groups

      

Picture Books 

        

     

A small collection of picture books supports the Art and English curricula

       

Magazines 

     

     

We currently subscribe to a small number of magazines including APC, Choice, MAD and Wheels

     

Manga

     

         

The library has a good collection of graphic novels and manga

      

DVD's 

      

      

There is a collection of DVD's to support the curriculum and for leisure