Category Archives: Noteworthy

Coming this November…

Write, support, commiserate, write more! Coming to the CSS Library in November! Save Save Save

Don’t forget to bring back your books!

It’s time to start bringing back your library books. Please don’t wait until you get a bill!

Audio books

We now have access to audio books via Audible. Here’s what you have to do: Download the Audible app to your device. (It’s free.) Log in using cowhighaudio@gmail.com as your user name. The password is posted in the library. Ask Ms. Kinney, Mrs. Whitney, or Ms. Evans. Choose your book! Right now we have 33…

Welcome Back!

One of the first things to do this school year is to make sure you know your student number and password. You will need this combination throughout the year in order to save to OwnCloud, to print using FollowMe, and to use school wifi. If you don’t know your password, please inquire at the library….

Overdue books

If you have any books, please check to see if they are overdue. If they are, please either renew them or return them. Thanks!

OwnCloud

Once you have saved to OwnCloud, it is crucial that you double-check to make sure your work has actually been saved. You will find instructions in the computer labs as well as below. To save work: 1. Open a browser and click on the OwnCloud link in the library website Research menu. Or, you can…

VOTE 2015!

Canada goes to the polls on Oct. 19th. Check out the related links: Pollenize – Looking for student-friendly party platform summaries? Pollenize is a mobile-friendly app that allows users to compare the platforms of several Canadian political parties on 12 themes. Leaders’ debate – The final English leaders’ debate has taken place. Focused on Canada’s…

Welcome back!

Welcome back to returning students and welcome to new students. It won’t be long until we all settle into our routines. Try to make sure yours is positive and effective. If you run into any trouble in the first while, don’t hesitate to come by either library and ask for help. That’s what we do!…

Teen Summer Challenge

The Teen Summer Challenge (TSC) is coming to Vancouver Island Regional Library again this year. TSC runs from June 15th to August 31st, and is open to all teens 13-18 years old. Participation can be completely online, but many of our branches will also be offering on-site programs to help teens complete their tasks. TSC…

Rainbow Reads

Did you know that we have Rainbow Reads in the Cowichan Campus Library? Rainbow Reads are books with LGBTQ themes or characters. These books are in the regular fiction/nonfiction sections of the library, but there is a permanent rotating display on a shelf in the fiction section. You can search for Rainbow Reads or LGBTQ…