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



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 Video On Demand 

Logo of Criterion Pictures - Purple Globe wrapped in film      Red Logo with words ON CORE in all caps     Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Logo with Archives below     Red letters spell out TED (Technology Entertainment and Design)


 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)