Thursday, December 13, 2018

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Motto : "Today a reader, tomorrow a leader." - W. Fusselman

Saint John Mary International School library covers 840 square meters and is located in building 2. The library is opens from Mon-Fri from 7:45 am to 4:00 pm, except during school holidays.

The library is open to all members of the school community. Our Aim is to equip the students with life-long learning skills to become critical thinkers and effective users of information. In order to promote reading and referencing skills for our students, there is a weekly library skills periods for students from grade 1-6.

The library houses both printed and non-print materials including fiction, non fiction and reference books. For ease of access, there are dedicated sections for Kindergarten, Elementary and Secondary. and a Thai books section. Audio visual resources are available for teachers as required and computer stations available for on-line research.

SJMIS uses the Follet Destiny Library Manager, one of the best software programs availabl to manage school libraries.

Working in cooperation to enrich your classroom experience is the library. The library is the brain and the heart of the school in which you can get all types of information. The librarian is in charge of selection, cataloging, and recommending books, magazines, and all kinds of materials useful for your learning experiences. The library at St. John Mary is equipped with books, journals, videos, and magazines. All these provide information needed for school work or for outside interests and hobbies. Please follow the library rules and guidelines posted and provided by the library personnel.