The TAS Learning Commons is committed to promoting a lifelong love of reading and to teaching information literacy skills that lead to competency in accessing resources, processing information, transferring knowledge and thinking critically.
The Learning Commons is open from 8:15am-3:15pm Monday and Friday, and on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday until 4:25 for Homework Club.
We have 20 laptops that you can sign out for the period. A wide selection of fiction, young adult fiction, graphic novels, and non-fiction books. The website hosts a virtual library that includes databases, such as Ebsco database, and a computer search catalog that can be accessed from home or school. The online database password is : kprlibrary
There is a supply station that includes, pens, paper, stapler, hole punch and brochures on referencing APA, MLA and CHICAGO.
The Learning Commons is staffed by two teacher-librarians, Ms. Sue Evans in period 1, and Ms. Luky Corfu in period 2, 3 and 4.
The Learning Commons hosts individual tutoring, The Homework Club, White Pine Book Club and more.
To Book a Research/citing help appointment or request a book, come on into the Learning Commons before or after school and speak with one of your friendly teacher-librarians.