Welcome to the Bishop Macdonell Library Learning Commons (LLC), located on the second floor in the Monsignor Newstead Centre. The Library Learning Commons is a bright, welcoming, and busy space; open 8-4pm, including lunch. Staff, students and visitors are encouraged to use the Bishop Mac LLC and attached meeting room for studying, group collaboration, printing, events, classes or individual work. Ms.Smith, our Library Technician, is available to answer questions and assist staff and students.
Our collection development reflects high school curriculums and interests of the school community; and features thousands of books for leisure reading and research. These include: magazines, manga/graphic novels and reference items. BM's LLC also provides access to numerous online eResources through the board-provided, Insignia Online Library (LLC) Portal. Using this portal, students and staff may browse all school library items, and access thousands of online journal articles, news and video sources using Learn-360, Access Science and Gale Databases. Students also have access to the research and citation tool, NoodleTools. Virtual resources are available online any time (ask the Library Tech. or your instructor for login/password info).