Welcome to the Merchiston Library!
Our Collection presently stands at 12,000 physical books with 70% in English and 30% in Chinese, our collection is always growing.
Encyclopedia Britannica Hundreds of levelled articles and the world’s best websites created solely for student use.
To login Britannica students will be issued a password by either the library staff or their teachers.
Book Borrowing and Circulation
Juniors students (Early Years to Year 6) may check out up to 2 books per week. Students in the Seniors and parents may check out four books every two weeks. All items may be renewed if no reserve request has been made. If you lose or damage a book you will be charged for it
The role of the library staff is to aid both students and staff. This includes providing assistance with the selection of books for pleasure reading, or the provision of books, and electronic resources to assist with assignments.
Additional Library Services
From 3.30-4.00pm Monday to Friday the Library hosts a Homework Help Club for students who require additional assistance with their homework. Every day at 12.45-13.30 students can come to the Library to read, socialise or study. Library staff are also available to provide research lessons on request and can offer one-on-one research assistance for students.
Library Tutorial Videos