Brother Field's Education & Resource Centre
'A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life' - Henry Ward Beecher
The Brother E.C. Field's Education and Resource Centre is the College's senior library and caters for students from Years 7 to 12. The central role of the library is to support the spiritual, academic and pastoral programmes of the College. Through their interaction with the staff in the library, the students are encouraged to become confident and competent in the use of a variety of resources and to develop skills for lifelong learning. Students and staff have access to a large range of fiction and non-fiction resources, reference materials in both print and electronic formats as well as a large periodical collection covering a range of academic and general interests. An extensive range of online resources including indexes, online encyclopaedias, assignment pathfinders, internet hotlists and full-text databases can be accessed via the library web page. Pursuits such as chess, jigsaw, trivia quizzes and recreational reading are also catered for and promoted.
Information Technology and Audio Visual
The physical library facilities include two teaching areas, two labs containing networked computers, printers, colour scanner and photocopier, comfortable reading areas, two seminar rooms as well as a large variety of audivisual resources.
ELES Study Skills Handbook. ( Resource for parents and
students to address all study skills issues. For a "username"
and "password" please ring the College Library on 6239 0644 or 6239 0619.)
Studywiz Use your College network login details for access to the College's extensive database resources.
Mrs Cate Mitchell Head of Library Services and Information Resources
Mrs Dianne Lines Teacher Librarian
Mrs Susan Phelan Library Technician
Mrs Shirley Rayner Audio-Visual Technician
Telephone: 6239 0619