- Sunday – Wednesday: 7:30 am – 3:30 pm
- Thursday: 7:30 am – 2:30 pm
Available to all parents, teachers, students and staff.
The Dhahran Learning Commons (LC) has approximately 50,000 items, including fiction and nonfiction books, magazines, DVDs, audio books, eBooks and big books.
The Tech Hub provides students, teachers and staff with mobile computing devices for use inside the LC. Devices such as MacBook Airs, Chromebooks, iPads and Android tablets are available for individual or class checkout. A multimedia room equipped with video conferencing and AppleTV capabilities is also available for use by classes from all three schools.
Local and remote access to:
> EBSCO Host – comprehensive, expansive online subscription database.
> Infobase Learning – collection of databases providing quality digitial resources for a wide variety of topics and age levels.
> Destiny Library Catalog Program – access to all materials available in LC.
> Britannica School – a reference and learning portal that includes over 12,000 articles. It contains atlases, dictionaries, timelines and multimedia presentations.
> Gale Global Issues and Opposing Viewpoints – provides comprehensive background and information on current social issues for secondary students.
The LC subscribes to 53 print magazines that cover a wide-variety of topics and age levels, from popular general interest to professional titles.
Click here to view our full list of Magazine Subscriptions.
Each Elementary/Primary student (PK/FS2 to Grade 5/Year 6) comes to the library on a weekly basis to check out books, read, and develop information literacy skills.
The library media program also supports Middle and High School/Senior School curriculum by offering workshops to teachers and students on internet search strategies, the use of online research databases, digital literacy, MLA citation, copyright ethics/quoting sources, and the search for and use of credible websites.