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 - @gardenofreadin


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 18,000 titles in our print collection which includes fiction and non-fiction books - graphic novels, quick reads, picture books, biographies and textbooks. We also have newspapers and subscribe to over 50 magazines covering a wide variety of interests.


LIBRARY ONLINE

You can access the Library online 24/7! 

Go to Library OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue) - click icon on this page or...

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD LIBRARY APP ON YOUR PHONE

You need to login to the library OPAC (online catalogue).
Find the blue login box on the top right-hand side of the library website and login using your Baradene username and password (the same ones you use to login to Baradene on your computer). 

Online you can:

  • check your current loans
  • renew or reserve a book
  • use World Book Online
  • read an eBook
  • listen to an Audio Book

Library Logo

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FOR LIBRARY ONLINE


LIBRARY STAFF

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

Mrs Sue Jardine
[email protected]

Mrs Caroline Harris
[email protected]

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!