St Mary's College


Librarian – Ms Penny Cole

Assistant Librarian – Mrs Anna Ormond

We are located on the ground floor of the McAuley Building. The Library is supervised at all times with 2 librarians, and teachers at lunchtimes.

The Library is used for many activities including meetings, debates, and archival displays.

To keep up to date with new books and happenings in the library have a look at our catalogue using the school portal.

Once you enter the portal just click on the Access-it logo.  You can also reserve books here.

Opening Hours

Monday 8.30am – 4.30pm
Tuesday 8.30am – 4.30pm
Wednesday 8.30am – 4pm
Thursday 8.30am – 4pm
Friday 8.30am – 3.30pm

Services & Resources

Over 8000 books, periodicals, DVDs, e-books and newspapers

Students may borrow 4 fiction and 4 non-fiction books for 3 weeks at a time.

Library Certificate

Student librarians from Year 10 upwards are selected at the beginning of each year to assist our staff in the library. The Library Certificate is awarded to students who have worked for at least 2 years in the library. They complete training in tasks such as issuing and returning books, shelving and book processing.