St. Mark Library

About the Library

St. Mark Library strives to provide a welcoming 21st Century learning environment for all students and staff.

Miss Mason has been fortunate enough to be the librarian at St. Mark Catholic School for the last 20 years. You can usually find her in her natural habitat with lots of colour and some sort of costume on. Occasionally the Library Dragon will make a surprise appearance.

​​​​​LDCSB Library Mission Statement

To provide access to a variety of informational resources to support the curriculum, foster a love for reading, and ensure the school community is effective users of information for learning and for leisure.

LDCSB School Library Goals

  • Educate students on the functionality, organization and purpose of libraries so that they can be library users for life
  • Demonstrate how to research with purpose and process
  • Promote and foster a love for reading for pleasure and learning
  • Develop library collections that encompass a variety of formats to support Catholic Graduate Expectations
  • Facilitate the use of technology for learning, research and communication

What the Research says about School Libraries

Research undeniably and repeatedly shows clear links between student achievement and the existence of libraries stocked with a variety of resources, and staffed by qualified librarians who collaborate with teachers.