Royal Vale Library

The Royal Vale library offers a welcoming, safe and stimulating environment for students in Grades K through 11. The space, collection and services are focused on helping students to develop multiple and bilingual literacies, to work collaboratively, and to develop a lifelong love of reading. The library supports the school’s vision to help all students reach their potential in a caring environment.

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Class Visits & Technology Calendar

Click on the button below to book Chromebooks, iPads and class visits to the library.

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About our Library

The Royal Vale library offers a welcoming and safe environment for students in Grades K through 11. Services are focused on helping students to develop multiple literacies, to work collaboratively, and to develop a lifelong love of reading. The Library supports the school's vision to help all students reach their potential in a caring environment.

Using the Library

Student Responsibilities

Students are expected to treat the library as they would any classroom.

Loan Periods

  • Elementary students: one (1) week.
  • High School students: one (1) month.
Books may be renewed unless they have been requested by another student/teacher. If books are not returned, replacement fees must be paid by the student or his/her final report card will not be issued.

Terms of Use

  • No eating or drinking
  • No video games
  • Use headphones while listening to audio
  • Work quietly

How to Cite

How to Cite

Always credit your sources! Making a bibliography is quick and easy with these generators and tutorials:

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What is Plagiarism?

What is Plagiarism?

  • Submitting someone else's work as your own.
  • Copying words or ideas from someone else without attributing the source.
  • Including a quotation without quotation marks.

What is Copyright?

What is Copyright?

Copyright gives creators the legal right to be paid for their work, and to control the use of their creations.

Copibec is a website that allows you to check the terms and conditions of the copying agreement covering your educational institution.

Copibec Website

What is Creative Commons?

A Creative Commons license works alongside Copyright. It provides a standardized way to share and use a work on the conditions set by an author.

Creative Commons Website How to search C.C.
C.C. Licencing Terms

Contact Information

Annette MacIntyre (Librarian)
514-481-2463 (4007)
amacintyre@emsb.qc.ca

Hours of Operation

  • The library is open from 8am to 4pm on weekdays.
  • High school students may visit before homeroom period, during recess, at lunch and after-school.
  • All students must have a note from a teacher to visit the library independently during class time.
  • Please be aware that elementary students take priority during their scheduled weekly visits.
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