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BMHS Library's Hours of Operation:  8:30 - 2:30 M-F September 16, 2019 - June 12, 2020
 

Library Rules

Online Library Catalogue

Some of our recent acquisitions

Links to Online Resources

This Month's Special Days

This Month's Featured Sites

Today's Weather
 

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Barrington Municipal High School

Contact the library:  902 - 637 - 4318  

Barrington, Nova Scotia, Canada

Shelburne County, N.S.

Tri-County Regional Centre for Education

 

 

Special Days and Months in June, July, August and September 2019

 

National Indigenous History Month (June)

Pride Month (June)

World Environment Day - June 5

World Oceans Day - June 8

Father's Day - June 16

National Indigenous Peoples Day (National Aboriginal Day) - June 21

Solstice - June 21

Canada Multiculturalism Day - June 27

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Canada Day - July 1

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Civic Holiday - August 5 (Natal Day)

International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples - August 9

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Labour Day - September 2

International Literacy Day - September 8

 

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Featured Sites for June through September 2019


Body Worlds

Coober Pedy ("White men in holes in the ground") - An Underground Town in Australia

Deer at Clyde River 1939 - Part 1 on Youtube

Deer at Clyde River 1939 - Part 2

Fallstreak Holes or Hole Punch Clouds

Ground-up mummies as medicine and paint

John Lore and John Lore Jr. - Films at the Nova Scotia Archives

Last Log Drive on Youtube

Long, pointy shoes outlawed

The Real Disney Castle - Neuschwanstein

The Southern Cassowary - A deadly bird

Real sprites, jets, and elves in the sky

Track Your Favorite Shark

Watch a cockroach lay her eggs and watch the eggs hatch

World's largest bats

 

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Today's Weather (Baccaro, NS)
 

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The Rules

No food in the Library.  No gum in the library.

Water in a plastic bottle or reusable beverage container is permitted at the tables. 
Do NOT take water bottles to the computers.

No muddy feet.  If YOU track mud into the Library, YOU clean it up.

Remove your shoes if you want to put your feet up on a chair.

If YOU make a mess, YOU clean it up.  Brooms, dustpans, and mops are available from Mrs. Foster. 

Anyone caught engaging in ANY type of bullying activity will be removed from the Library and reported. 

You may borrow Library materials for two weeks. 

If you are not browsing the shelves, you must be seated.  You may NOT wander around chatting to your friends. 
You MAY chat quietly while seated at the tables.

You may text, but you may not have a conversation on your cell phone.

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DuckDuckGo Search Engine

Google Search Engine

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Apply online for a WCRL library card (Barrington Passage, Clarks Harbour, Shelburne, Yarmouth, and other branches in the Tri-County area)

Apply online for a Halifax Public Libraries  card.  Free access to the Proquest database comes with membership.

 

Links to Online Resources
 

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   African Canadian Heritage Studies

   Animal Welfare

   AppInventor - Learn to Build Android Apps

   Arts Resources

   Atlantic Books Today

   Atlases and Maps

   Aurora - Search Library and Archives Canada



  
Be in the know about legal cannabis in Nova Scotia

   Bestsellers and Teen Picks  

   Bibliotheca Alexandrina's  Wayback (aka Internet Archive)

   Biography 

   Books Online

   Bullying
 

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   Canada's Digital Collections - Archived

   Canadian Business Network

   Canadian Disaster Database

   Canadian Universities Net

   CANImmunize

   Career Cruising

   Careers Nova Scotia

   Coding

   Computers and the Internet - Help, Literacy, and News   

   Consumers

   Copyright & Citation

   Copyright Matters - Some Key Questions & Answers for Teachers

  
Countries of the World, Including Canada (includes currency converter and flags) 

  
CUSO

  CyberScan - Intimate Images and Cyber-Protection Act (Nova Scotia)

 

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   Debate.org

   Dictionaries and Thesauri 

  
Digital Rights Management - Canada

 
 Directory of Open Access Journals and FAQ

  
Discovery Education


  

  
Ebsco Research Databases    Use the big B word over the gym door as your login and password.
       
~Tutorials for Ebsco    

   Educational Services from Western Counties Regional LIbrary 

   EHS AED Registry Program (Location of defibrillators in Nova Scotia) 

   Elections Canada

   Elections Nova Scotia

   Encyclopedias

   Explore -  French Language Immersion Program

  
 

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   Financial and Consumer Services Commission

   First Nations

   Fisheries

   FlightRadar24 - Global Flight Tracking Service

  
French-Language Resources

 


   Genealogy (Find your roots.)  

   Gender and LGBTQ+

   Geography

   Global Goals

   Global Resources

   Government of Canada - Open Government Portal

   Green Cross International

   Green Schools NS


 

   Halifax Public Libraries

   Health and Medicine

   Help! - Hotlines and Other Resources

   History Resources

   Hockey

   Holocaust Studies

   Homework, Studying, and Writing Essays

   How Stuff Works

   How to Fix Your Stuff

 

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   IFixit

   Images

  The International Dunhuang Project: The Silk Road Online

  International Society for Technology in Education

  Internet Archive (aka Wayback)

   Internet Picture Dictionary

   Internet Safety Resources from the RCMP
 

  Kids Help Phone   1-800-668-6868 - Confidential, Free Call

   Khan Academy
 

 

   Language Portal of Canada

  
Law Resources  
  
  
Language Club - Learn the English Language - For ESL Students

  
Language Navigator - Government of Canada

   Languages of Canada

   Leadership Development Opportunities

   Library and Archives Canada

   Library of Congress

   Live Science

   Lyme Disease

 

   Math Resources   

   McGraw-Hill link to the Learning Centres for Their Textbooks

   Miscellaneous Sites

   Multiculturalism

   Museums

 
  MyNSFuture - Options for higher education in Nova Scotia

  
Mythology and Folklore


 

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   National Geographic - Latest stories

   Navigator Periodical

   Newspapers and Periodicals     (online)

   Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency and HERE

   Nova Scotia Burning Restrictions

   Nova Scotia Student Assistance

   Nova Scotia Virtual School Login Link

   Nova Scotia Virtual Schools

   Nova Scotia's South Shore Lobster Crawl

   NSCC's Career in Gear

 

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   Online Conversion "Convert just about anything to anything else."

   Open Directory Project - Web Directory of High-Quality Resources

  
Opioids- Information on Misuse & Overdose

   Overdrive App (free) to use with ebooks and audiobooks.  Get it here.

  
Peter & Joan Oliver Scholarship - For Shelburne County students pursing a career in the arts or literature

   The Phrase Finder  "The meanings and origins of thousands of English sayings, phrases, idioms
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   Project Gutenberg (free ebooks)

   Public Library Website:  Western Counties Regional Library      
  -BARA Service                          


 

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   Quotations

 

   Remembrance Day

   Resources for Writers

   Scholarships 2018-19 - A Small Resources List

   Science Resources

   Scout Report

   SHAD Valley Program

   Shipwrecks

   Skills Development Nova Scotia

   
Skills Canada - Nova Scotia - Trades and Technology Information

   Skillsonline.ns

   Social Studies

   Sociology

   Specialty Websites (HVAC, Medicine, and more)

   Statistics Canada - Get a Halifax Public Libraries card, and you will have access to the Stats Can database

 


 

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   Teachers' Resources

   TED:  Ideas Worth Spreading

   Termium Plus - Government of Canada - Terminology and linguistic data bank.

   Think, Check, Submit - Choose the right journal for your research

  
Thingiverse

   Tick Talk

   Trades - Nova Scotia - Red Seal

   Turning the Pages - Online Gallery of the British Library

   Tutorials About Using Computer Resources - MS Office, Google Suite, Web Skills and more (in pictures)

 

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   United Nations

   University of Toronto Youth Summer Program - Law and Medicine

   University Prep - Dal

   University Prep - SMU

   Vessel Trackers

  Voila - Library and Archives Canada - National Union Catalogue

   Wastecheck

   
Weather  

   Western Counties Regional Library   (your local public library system)      

   WikiHow

   Wikipedia

   Writers - Nova Scotia

 

  YALSA's Teen Book Finder App & Database

 

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