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 and the Quiet Study room is always open.
We have 30 laptops connected to a printer/photocopier. A wide selection of fiction, young adult fiction, graphic novels, magazines, newspapers, 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 with a full time teacher-librarian, Ms. Hipkin.
The Learning Commons hosts the White Pine Reading Club, The Homework Club and the Chess Centre.
To Book a Research/citing help appointment or request a book,
click on Ms.Hipkin's name in the table labelled Contact Information (on the right hand side of the page)!