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Topic Guides and Veteran’s Week

Notice anything new on the Library Services website? Topic Guides are now available! They include HCDSB digital resources, LRC resources and additional resources compiled to support popular topics that are covered in the classroom. From Lent and Easter to Earth Day, Mental Health and Wellbeing to STEAM, there are many topics to choose from.

Veteran’s Week in Canada takes place during the week leading up to Remembrance Day, November 5th to 11th, to “honour those who have served Canada in times of war, military conflict and peace.” Learn more about this week at Veterans Affairs Canada and find many resources to support this week, including books and kits from the LRC, eBooks, database articles, digital videos and additional resources, in our Remembrance Day & Veteran’s Week topic guide

HCDSB staff, don’t forget to also check out the fantastic resources in memo CUR:040 – Veterans Week November 5-11: Remembrance Day Supports, which highlight communities who have served in times of war, military conflict and peace. 

As always, contact your school Library professional for passwords or more information on accessing these and other related resources, or contact LRC@hcdsb.org if you have any other questions. 

Please note that the Board has no control over the changing content of electronic resources. Use your professional judgment when accessing resources. Resources are for HCDSB staff and students only. To maintain our agreements with our vendor partners, we must ensure we are not posting passwords in any public forum.