An inclusive, dynamic, information rich learning environment providing students and staff access to a range of resources 24/7.
CSPD school libraries are physical and digital places of inquiry and reading.
They provide access to a range of resources that help students on their learning journey and help inspire purposeful learning.
Through access to our library resources and services, students develop a range of learner dispositions and capabilities to cultivate a culture of curiosity, creativity, imagination and innovation.
Our physical library
The school library, named the St Augustine Learning Centre, was built as a focal point of teaching and learning in the school. Students have weekly library lessons scheduled and the library is open twice a week at lunchtime for borrowing, reading, games and activities.
Our library attracts students, teachers and other members of the school community, by providing a comprehensive range of print, electronic and online resources to support the curriculum and recreational needs. The library boasts the latest in wireless technology, offering speedy and efficient connectivity to a network of computers.
Teacher Librarians are on hand to assist students with locating quality information from relatable sources and ensure it is used in an ethical manner. All library staff have a great passion for literature and are on hand to provide help to students to find their next ‘great read’.
Students have access to the eLibrary - the digital gateway to a range of quality online resources that encourage and enhance reading and support inquiry learning.
The virtual library gives access to an electronic bookshelf and database access for students and staff.