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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken Developing the collection Collection development is a continual part of the library’s focus and during remote learning we have continued to source, review and prepare new titles for the collection. We are looking forward to boys browsing the “new book” displays on their arrival back…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken Click and Collect Last Crest Article saw us launch our Click and Collect service, allowing boys to borrow books while engaged in remote learning. We did have some boys take up this opportunity and thought it an opportune time to consolidate the procedures for this…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken The KRC and Remote Learning Take 2: We continue to provide “all things resources” during the second round of the COVID-19 remote learning.  Boys in Years 7-9 were fortunate to have the opportunity to borrow fiction titles during their WIRED sessions before leaving for remote…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken The library continues to be a busy hub with many staff and students passing through our doors daily. A new initiative we have developed as part of our WIRED reading program is our “Reading Challenges”.  Each year level (Years 7, 8 & 9) is given…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken New developments in the KRC during remote learning We are excited to begin the process of welcoming our students back into the library space and are very pleased to be able to have rejuvenated some of the areas of the library over the period of…

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KRC Update

KRC and the COVID closure We are still very busy in the Kelty Resource Centre during this time of remote teaching and learning. Mrs Gail Severino has worked on site, keeping the library doors open to staff throughout the Stage 3 Lockdown. This has been essential as she has been able to provide resources and…

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Ballarat Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial Trustees Book Tribute at KRC

by Ms Leonie Darken, Director of Library and Information Services Precursor to ANZAC Day Celebrations – Ballarat Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial St Patrick’s College has a rich tradition of recognising Old Boys who have fought in wars. No doubt many of our students and their families will take a few moments to remember our…

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KRC Update

2020 has seen several changes in the KRC. We have welcomed our new Assistant Director Ms Ingrid Perkins. She has certainly been thrown in the deep end as she has begun her career at St Patrick’s College. She brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the position and in my absence has worked closely…

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KRC Update – September 5, 2019

During Term 3 we were delighted to be able to host a display of Artist In Residence, Robert Lee Davis’ work.- Robert visited us on many occasions to look through our collection as he researched the College’s history to shape his interpretive art work.- Robert is the winner of the 2019 Flanagan Artist in Resident…

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KRC Update – August 8, 2019

Library Closure It is our endeavour to assist students, teachers and parents by making the library accessible for them daily both prior to school and after school.- Our library operating hours are: Mon -“ Thurs 8 am -“ 5pm Friday 8am -“ 4pm Unfortunately, on Tuesday August 20, the library will not be open after…

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