A Thriving Hub of Activity
The Resource Centre at Avila College is a dynamic and welcoming space that provides an extensive range of resources for students and staff to support the college’s curriculum. The Resource Centre staff nurture readers, encourage them to become effective users of information and foster a lifelong love of reading.
The Resource Centre can be booked by teachers for research and reading classes. Students also have access to the IT helpdesk, a colour photocopier and printer.
Three small Seminar Rooms in the Resource Centre allow for small group work, tutoring and one on one staff student sessions. The VCE Study Room is always available for silent study.
At recess and lunchtime, the Resource Centre is a vibrant space filled with students enjoying interaction through card games, jigsaws and other activities.
Students and staff have access to a large fiction and non-fiction collection as well as many online research tools and subscriptions through the Library website including;
– Catalogue access
– Research Guides for all year levels
– Online subject resources
– E-books and audio books
– Access to databases, online newspapers and encylopaedias
Resource Centre Opening Hours are:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8am – 4.00pm
Tuesday, Thursday 8am – 4.30pm
The Resource Centre is also open every recess and lunchtime.