Read - Think - Grow

We aim to provide a warm, friendly and welcoming environment where staff and students are supported in their reading and learning needs.  To provide a wide range of resources and an accessible inclusive collection.  To motivate students to love and enjoy reading.  To facilitate knowledge building using technology and resources available.  To put the library at the centre of school life and learning at Bardene College.

Welcome to Baradene Library!

Check out our new Instagram account - @barabookstagram


LOCATION & HOURS

The library is located on Level 3 of the Duchesne Building. 

Open every school day from 8am to 4.30pm, including interval and lunch

We have over 15,000 titles in our print collection including fiction and non-fiction books - graphic novels, picture books, short stories, biographies and textbooks.  We also have over 50 magazines covering a wide variety of interests and get the NZ Herald every day.


LIBRARY ONLINE

You can access the Library from anywhere, anytime!

Click icon or go to: https://baradene.softlinkhosting.co.nz/oliver/home/news

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD LIBRARY APP ON YOUR PHONE

Online you can:

  • search for books – physical copies or eBooks and Audio Books
  • check your current loans
  • renew or reserve a book
  • borrow and download eBooks
  • borrow and listen to Audio Books
  • access and use online resources
  • find information and research
  • research using databases e.g. EPIC
  • research using World Book Online
  • research using online NZ resources

Login to the library with your Baradene username and password.

Students:  Find the blue login box on the top right-hand side of the library website and login using your Baradene username (e.g. ab.12345) and your Baradene password (the same ones you use to login on your device).

Staff:  Find the blue login box on the top right-hand side of the library website and login using your Baradene staff code (e.g. CRE) and your Baradene password.

Library Logo

CLICK ICON
FOR LIBRARY ONLINE


CONTACT US

Email: [email protected]

Mrs Claudine Crabtree
[email protected]
Ph 524 6019 extn 727 | Mobile 022 041 4280

If there is anything you need help with, like what to read next or where to find information please ask us. Thanks and hope to see you soon!