At St. Mary’s we believe the Library should provide an environment, which supports and encourages the spiritual, cultural, academic and recreational potential of the school community. The Library is seen as an integral part of the school that provides a welcoming, secure and supportive environment for all.
The Library provides quality resources that are centrally catalogued and easily accessible. We have resources and personnel necessary to develop and encourage information literacy, good study habits and a love of literature.
The Library also endeavours to meet the challenges and changes in information literacy and technology of the 21st Century to encourage informed decision makers and life-long learners.
We believe that the school library, through fostering a love of Literature and the use of information technology, can have a positive impact on student’s self-esteem, confidence, independence and sense of responsibility in regard to their own learning.
The Library at St. Mary’s aims to…..