Learning Commons / Library

All students are encouraged to use the Learning Commons for research, study, and leisure reading, as well as to maintain an environment conducive to serious work. 

The Learning Commons’ computers are available for drop-in use when they are not booked by a class. Computers are to be used for research or word processing. Remember that computer games are not to be played on any school computer, and that students are required to visit only CBE approved sites.

Please note | other than bottled water, no food or drink is allowed in the Learning Commons.

Librarian: Linda Richards

Borrowing Rules

In order to sign out materials and textbooks, students must present their student ID card at the circulation desk.

Books

Are signed out for a three week period.

Magazines

May be signed out for a one week period.

Specialized Items

Such as periodicals, some videos, and reference books, may be signed out on an overnight basis.  

Hours

Monday - Thursday

 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Fridays 

8:00 AM - 1:30 PM

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​​Learning Commons at the CBE

Today’s learners cannot imagine life without the internet and supporting technology. The concept of the traditional library is changing to include technology, online tools and spaces for collaboration and exploration.​​​

On Tuesday, Feb. 7, the CBE’s Well-Being team will host its next free webinar with the AHS Sexual & Reproductive Health Team on the topic of Healthy Sexual Development. Sign up today to join the virtual session from 6:30-8:00 pm https://t.co/74F8MHOyOV #WeAreCBE https://t.co/ySHlZQZcIr

RT @BishopPinkham: Acknowledging Black History Month for February. Many more lessons and stories will be integrated into core and complementary classes. #WeAreCBE #BlackHistoryMonth https://t.co/nxdD21eXnP

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In February we celebrate Black History Month! It’s an opportunity to learn about and celebrate the contributions of Black Canadians in communities across the country. Activities and lessons are planned in CBE schools throughout the month. #WeAreCBE https://t.co/zQV1xcoztb

There are no classes for CBE students on Friday, Feb. 3, because it’s a system-wide non-instructional day. Have a great long weekend! #WeAreCBE https://t.co/mvrodtENcq