Le Bocage International School

LIBRARY


WELCOME

Welcome to Le Bocage International School (LBIS) Library. This Library serves as the hub of the school with its key focus being quality support of teaching and learning. This active space is welcoming and designed to cater for 21st century teaching and learning. The inviting environment makes students and all other stakeholders feel at home, away from home.

LIBRARY’S MISSION STATEMENT

The library endeavours to transform users through provision of information resources, collaborative platforms and inquiry based learning hence nurturing global solution providers.

FURTHER INFO:

We encourage relaxed reading for fun; urge users write book reviews and send recommendations to colleagues within the LBIS community. Please feel free to maximize this library facility and to make it your home away from home.

The library supports research based activities by encouraging students to become critical and creative thinkers, independent, ethical and solution providers. We value inquiry based processes and greatly honour academic integrity. Library staff are available to support teaching and learning within the school’s multicultural setup.

Being a 21st century library, this facility provides internet/wifi access to all its users, even as internet provision is spread all across the campus facility. The library hosts 25 desktop computers for users to access and aid in doing research work, assignments, emails, etc.

Reprographic services available in the library include colour or black printing, photocopying and scanning.

For more information, please have a look at our Library Policy (2017) document. Please feel free to maximize usage of the library and to make this space your home. Thank you.

LIBRARY STAFF

The library has three (3) staff members to oversee its daily operations. They are:

  • Head Librarian - Habel Amolo (standing left)
  • Assistant Librarian - Lalita Chumun (sitting)
  • Library IT Technician - Hans Herchenroder (standing right)
R-L: Habel, Hans and Lalita (sitted)

LIBRARY OPENING HOURS

The Library is open every day during normal school hours, as follows:

      • Monday to Thursday - 0730 Hours – 1600 Hours
      • Friday - 0730 Hours – 1300 Hours

NB: Library is closed during public holidays

ACCESSING LIBRARY RESOURCES

All students and staff can search our library resources from any location, by clicking OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue) within DLM (Destiny Library Manager) software and keying in your issued login details.

In case you forgot your login details, please consult your librarian for help.