Visit My School Library

 Library - Learning Commons : Tell me more about it.  

Students are welcome for:

  • lessons about: research, writing, presentations, Google tools, making videos or podcasts and MORE!
  • drop ins for help with technology,
  • working on school work during a spare, or who are working on asynchronous online courses

*Please have a note (or an email) from your teacher to ensure you have permission to be out during class time.

 Library Staff include:

  • Mr. J. Beggs - English Teacher and Library & Moderns Dept. Head
  • Ms. L. Younis - LAN Technology Administrator
  • Mr. J. Penney - History Teacher & Librarian


Chromebook Problems? - Click HERE 

 Want to reserve space in the library?- Click HERE

FOR TEACHERS: *Booking Calendar for Main Library & Seminar Rooms (View only)

FOR TEACHERS: Copyright Permission Information and Decision MakingTool: HERE

Want to reserve Alternative Spaces in the School?


FOR TEACHERS: Click HERE for a modifiable Google Sheet.

Research Sites (ask your librarian about login information)


 Online Encyclopediae & Dictionaries                                    

 Worldbook Online logo      Britannica Logo    Canadian Encyclopedia Logo French Encyclopedia         Dictionary logo        Word Origins 

 Online Databases 

 Gale Power Search   Gale Science Gale Sports Medicine 

Gale PsychologyGale Gender StudiesGale - Criminal Justice


 Gale CanadaGale US HistoryGale - Ontario NewspapersJustice Canada Research


U of T Primary Docs LINK  Teen Health & Wellness    Proquest ELibrary


                                          Gale - Complete list of databases



MLA Tutorial & Templates

APA Tutorial & Templates

Chicago Style Tutorial & Templates

MyBib - a free, no advertisement reference creator

 Video On Demand 

Criterion-on-demand (see Mr. Beggs for login info)

ON-CORE Streaming Video

 Book Search (Real and E-Books)

BHS Library Catalogue & Ebooks

 Subject Links 

 Discipline Based Links

 White Pine Club 

 White Pine Reading Club

 Literacy Links

Though every course at BHS covers literacy as part of their curriculum, and a ten session after school lieracy program is offered prior to the test, this SLIDESHOW has been shared with 2023-34 Gr. 10 students who are writing this year.



(in house or online versions)