The Library Scoop

Years 9&10; Term 1 2022

Here for you in 2022

We have loads of great online resources to help you get a great start to 2022. Read on to get access to Research Guides, ALL Search, Online newspapers and magazines, eBooks, social media and more!

Research guides for your subjects, resources at your fingertips. These guides can help you to get started with assignments or dive deeper into topics, you'll find resources you can watch, read, listen to and link to right here right now!



AHS Library has a powerful online search engine that allows you to search all the resources available to students and staff in one easy location. It is a combination of the library catalogue and all the databases and digital resources that the library has access to.





Full digital copies of The Australian, The Courier Mail and other newspapers are available in digital format via the Library website or click on the image below.



To access our fantastic new range of digital MAGAZINES click here to open the SORA website then click on switch schools. If you can’t see AHS in the tiles click on My school isn’t listed type in All Hallows’ and follow the instructions. When you’re logged in, click on Preferences and Format to choose to browse Audiobooks, eBooks or Magazines.



AHS has two main eBook providers, Wheelers (ePlatform) and Overdrive(Sora).

The links below will take you to the websites where you can directly search, reserve, borrow and read eBooks and eAudiobooks.
Any items you borrow via the website will also appear on the apps (allowing you to move from computer to phone while keeping track of where you are up to in your book).


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This year the library has adopted the hashtag #AHStimes20. The idea behind this is that we encourage all students, staff and caregivers to read for 20 minutes a day. Follow us on socials (Instagram: @ahsbrisbanelibrary) for reading ideas, student book reviews, and other promotions that support this.



The Library blog includes news about the Library, what is happening in Makerspace and Cre8 Lab at lunchtimes, and also includes some great reading lists. Perhaps you might find your next great read here!

Click here: All Hallows' School Library (

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Our Instagram features student book reviews, new book news and fun events in our library

Follow us @ahsbrisbanelibrary



Claudia Karvan embarks on a literary journey to celebrate our love of books, meet some of our most beloved and brilliant writers, and explore our Australian identity through the place, its people and the power of our stories.


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