Welcome to your library

The library is a place for all students and staff to relax, read, study, game, create and more. We are open from 8.00am to 4.00pm Mondays to Friday during school terms and everyone is welcome. The librarians are Ms Coole and Ms Smith and they may be contacted in person, by phone 9495 3241 or via email southernriver.col.library@education.wa.edu.au .

Library resources
The library has a wonderful array of resources including: fiction books, graphic novels, picture books, biographies, teacher resources, games and non-fiction for study and recreation.

The library is also home to:

  • A comfy reading area with lounge chairs
  • Many small study spaces
  • Two big study spaces: Research 1 & Research 2
  • Two well equipped computer labs: Curtin Track and Lib 2 along with printing facilities
  • Games such as Monopoly, Boggle, Chess, Uno & Telestrations

Students may borrow up to 2 books at a time. The loan period is two weeks however items may be renewed twice. To renew items, please contact the library. Sometimes library items are lost or damaged. The library can make minor repairs to items however irreparably damaged or lost items must be paid for. The most important thing to do is to make contact with the library so we can work with you to sort things out.

Electronic resources
Thanks to a partnership with the City of Gosnells’ Library Service, staff and students are able to access a range of electronic resources FOR FREE. These include ebooks, emagazine, eaudiobooks, YourTutor and more. Find out more at our Electronic Resources page.

Great reads
Not sure about what book to read? Come in and talk to your friendly librarians and we will help you find a book you will love. Alternatively you can visit our Great Reads page.

Research Help
Sometimes it is hard to find resources for your assignments! The librarians are available to help you and they have also put together subject-specific research guides. See our Research help page for more information.

What’s on in the library
The library is a busy hub of activity and the following events are held in the library:

  • Writer’s Club – for more information on this club and writing events at the College, visit our Writing Page
  • Craft Club
  • Chess Competition
  • Writing Competition
  • Author talks and guest speakers
  • STEM Fair