Scotch College

Senior Library

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Library News

School Holidays

Library Closed During Holidays

The library is closed for the entire duration of the September/October school holidays as it is being used for the the Year 12 Mock Exams. Please avoid the area to ensure the students sitting exams are not distracted by noise. Thank you.


Exam Closure - Advance Notice

The final Year 12 exams are going to be held in the Senior Library during Weeks 4-6 of Spring Term. This means the library will be inaccessible for all staff and students from Thursday Week 3 for setting up through to Tuesday of Week 7 to allow for packing up the exams and making the library operational again. 1Degree will be based in the Tech Centre and the library staff will be based in room 9.121 in the Maths block during this time.


Miss Flowers
Senior Librarian

Featured Resources

Senior School Reading Lists

Historical fiction reading list
Adventure fiction reading list
Fantasy fiction reading list
Contemporary fiction reading list
Short stories reading list
Science fiction reading list
Horror fiction reading list
Mystery and suspense reading list
Humorous fiction reading list
Sports fiction reading list
Graphic novels reading list
War fiction reading lists
Space Opera books
Detective stories reading list
Epic fantasy reading list
LGBTQ readng list
Dystopian fiction reading list
Indigenous Australians reading list
Hard Sci-Fi books

Read Now - Digital Magazines (updated 7 September)

Wheels magazine
Games Master magazine
Total Film magazine
Playstation magazine
ImagineFX magazine
APC magazine
Guitarist magazine
Inside Sport magazine
SFX magazine
Delicious magazine
Golf Australia magazine
Empire magazine

New Books in the Senior Library

Fate of Flames
The Dread Wyrm
A Calamitous Chinese Killing
Because You'll Never Meet Me
The girl from the well
A Deadly Cambodian Crime Spree
Dr Bird's Advice for Sad Poets
A Plague of Swords
I Will Save You
Human Acts
The Good Son
The Marrow Thieves
It's Kind of a Funny Story
The Sixth Watch
The Story of Kullervo
The unwanted
These Gentle Wounds
The watcher in the shadows

New Print Magazines - Senior Library

Surfing Life magazine
Tracks magazine 567
The Economist 1 September
Empire magazine September
SLAM Skateboarding magazine
MAD magazine
Inside Sport September
Modern Fishing magazine
Make magazine 64
Thrasher magazine 459
Donna Hay magazine
Western Angler magazine
New Philosopher magazine
Australian Wood Review magazine

Featured Research Guides

New Books across PLC and Scotch

Mother Tongue Collection

Indigenous Australians

Transformative Reads