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Welcome to our Library and Information Centre!

As a student at Green Bay School, you will visit the Library at least once a week with your class.The library is open 8.30-3.30 Monday to Friday, including lunchtimes, 1.30 – 2pm for students to borrow books, browse, do research and play board games. 

All classes have a weekly scheduled time to come to the library for a variety of research, reading and library skills-based exercises.

Pupils can change their books weekly or may choose more books during the week, as long as they bring back their issued books.
Years  1 & 2 - 1 book 
Years  3 & 4 - 2 books
Years  5 & 6 - 3 books
Years  7 & 8 - 4 books.

Books are issued for 2 weeks. If you need them longer you are welcome to bring them in and have them re-issued. 

We do not fine for over-due books, BUT we will charge for lost or damaged books. Students are encouraged to take responsibility for their borrowed books. Please ensure you carry your books to and from school in a library bag to protect them.Library bags can be purchased from the resource room for $6.00.

Its a cool place to visit, see you there soon! 


Ten Great Reasons to Read
  1. Read to understand the past.
  2. Read to explain your world.
  3. Read to plan for your future.                 
  4. Read to visit new places
  5. Read to create great things.
  6. Read to make a good decision.
  7. Read to have fun.
  8. Read to exercise your mind.
  9. Read to keep in touch.                                                    
  10. Read because you can!
Try these fun websites but don't stray away onto other links

Try this fun game to improve your shelving skills - The Shelving Game
The Captain Underpants website is fun - Captain Underpants Games
Find the countries of the world on the map - World Map Game
On this page you will find a number of fun and useful websites. This website is lots of fun, especially the Readerscope. It's a bit like a horoscope but it also can help you pick books that suit your personality. Have a go on the -  Readerscope