Thomas Secondary School has an effective school library that  enhances student learning outcomes by providing a range of programs, services and resources which support teaching and learning. It also supports and encourages students’ reading experiences.

Our Library is Effective:

  • Offer quality programs that support the curriculum.
  • Help teachers integrate information literacy skills into learning activities.
  • Promote information literacy by helping students develop skills to find, evaluate, use, create and share information and knowledge.
  • Enrich student reading experiences and develop independent reading skills.
  • Support teaching and learning strategies.
  • Provide teachers with professional support.
  • Source and deliver suitable and current resources in multiple formats.
  • Maintain collections that meet the needs of the school community.
  • Use current technologies to provide easy access to information.
  • Offer stimulating teaching and learning environments.
  • Reflect and support the social and cultural profile of the school community.