Dover Bay Library

Monday: 8:00 – 2:05
Tuesday – Thursday: 8:00 – 4:00
Friday: 8:00 – 2:30

Teacher Librarian: Mrs. Lyons
Library Clerk: Mrs. Hutton
Noon-hour Supervisor: Ms. Ihl

Library Resources

  • Destiny – Library Catalog including access to audiobooks and e-books



  • JSTOR – Academic database for scholarly articles



The Dover Bay Library Learning Commons Offers:

  • A wide range of fiction and non-fiction for leisure reading and research projects.
  • Space for full classes, small working groups, or independent research.
  • Access to help and support from Mrs. Lyons, Teacher-librarian.
  • 30 computers with access to a laser jet printer.
  • Laptop, screen and projector for presentations. Theatre style seating if required.
  • Access to on-line encyclopedias: World Book and Britannica.
  • Access to databases (Ebsco,  JStor, Canada in Context) for research.
  • Encyclopedias and database links for remote access.  Passwords available from the Library.
  • Kobo readers for students to sign out.
  • A variety of popular magazines.
  • A place for study or relaxation.

How to Access Audiobooks and e-books.

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Inquiry, Research and Writing

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Mrs. Lyons Research Information

Search Tips: JSTOR Advanced Search Tips Google Advanced Search Tips Note-taking:  Research Essay Notes MLA Works Cited R [...]

Online News

    Macleans Magazine Macleans University Rankings Nanaimo News Bulletin Nanaimo News Now The Tyee The Vanc [...]

Library Resources

Destiny School and district library catalogue BC Digital Classroom Access to ERAC resources including EBSCO, Canada [...]

Erase Bullying

An anti-bullying website is now available from the BC Ministry of Education. Check it out and help promote safe schools for everyone!

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A Magazine for the Families of the Nanaimo Ladysmith School District. Check out the latest editions.

Latest Tweets

Happy Mother's Day to all of our Dover Bay mothers. Thanks for everything you have done raising such fine young people. @NLPSLearns

Contact Us

Mailing Address 6135 McGirr Road Nanaimo, V9V 1M1 - email: Phone 250 756-4595 Fax 250 751-3405

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