Burwood Girls High School

Not for ourselves alone

Telephone02 9747 3355

Emailburwoodg-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Library

Opening Hours

8:30 am to 4:00 pm, Monday and Tuesday

8:30 am to 5:30 pm, Wednesday and Thursday

8:30 am to 3:15 pm, Friday (closed at recess on Fridays).

The library provides a range of resources and facilities including books, magazines, newspapers, DVDs, CDs, maps and posters, study zones and reading areas, internet access via desktop and notebook computers, printing and photocopying.

Our qualified teacher-librarian is available to assist you with all your research needs.

Homework centre

A homework centre is available for Years 7-12 in the library on Wednesdays and Thursdays, 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm, during term time. The homework centre provides students with a quiet space to complete homework. Optional tutors are also available at no cost to students.

Print cards

Students pay for printing and photocopying in the library using a print card. Go to the front office to top up your account and have the money receipted. Top up is a minimum of $5. Take the receipt to the library to have your account adjusted. You may only top up your account at the payment window when it is open to students, not during class time.

Online Resources

World newspapers for current world and Australian news.

eBooks Borrow and read eBooks from our library anywhere, anytime, on multiple devices.

Catalogue OLIVER The online library catalogue for Burwood GHS. Student login required.

To access a huge range of information not freely available on the internet, we recommend that you join the State Library of NSW to access their electronic resources. This is free to do and can be done online.

State Library of NSW list of eresources

To become a member of the SLNSW