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About the LLC

NOTE: Current LLC use is adapted in accordance with Public Health and WCDSB protocols.
Our Library Learning Commons is a bright and welcoming space; open 8-4pm, including lunch. Staff, students and visitors are encouraged to use the Library Learning Commons and attached meeting room for: studying, group collaboration, events, classes or individual work. Printing and laptop borrowing are also available through the LLC. Ms.Smith (she/her/hers), our Library Technician, is available for assistance, instruction, and project development.
Bishop Macdonell's LLC collection development is ongoing and reflects the school curriculum and interests of our community. Current acquisition of print materials support WCDSB's Equity and Inclusion initiatives. Visit our online Library/Learning Commons for new titles.
Links to available eResources, including Learn-360, Access Science and Gale Databases can be explored anytime using the online Library/Learning Commons (LLC). Students and staff can access thousands of online journal articles, news articles and video sources. Students and staff also have access to the board provided research and citation tool, NoodleToolsVisit our online Library/Learning Commons anytime, to explore thousands of new and existing titles in our physical collection. 
Search from:
  • fiction and non fiction books
  • magazines
  • manga/graphic novels
  • reference materials
  • games
  • unlearn poster packs
  • laptops (reserve one for the day in My Account, search 'hp' as the item title)
Bishop Mac - archive photoBishop Macdonell's archives are stored in the LLC.
Take a journey back in time to peruse old photos, school uniforms and graduation memories. BM Alumni are welcome to visit!
Currently, our IB students are organizing the archives for CAS requirements. Stay tuned for their progress ... 
Contact to schedule a time to explore our BM Archives and Library/Learning Commons.