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The VLC is much more than an "online library." It provides Information Literacy, Digital Literacy, Media Literacy, and Digital Citizenship resources, as well as technical help, and reliable information for student research and work.

The UCDSB subscription to TumbleBooks expired on September 30, 2018.

​SORA has arrived... UCDSB's new ebook provider.

Download the mobile App or select SORA from the Games and Databases list. Choose Upper Canada District School Board as your school and login with your UCDSB ID and Password.

See your Learning Commons Informationist for more information. 


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Oddball Holidays


  • Oct 1 - Balloons Around the World Day
  • Oct 4 - Taco Day
  • Oct 5 - World Teacher Day
  • Oct 6 - Mad Hatter Day
  • Oct 7 - World Smile Day
  • Oct 7-13 - Fire Prevention Week
  • Oct 14 - National Dessert Day (US)
  • Oct 16 - Dictionary Day

EcoKids - Earth Day




Watch 14 & Muslim on CBC! (Grades 7-12)

Download the Teachers Resource Guide: (scroll to bottom of page)

Photo of the Week

Mr Rylett and Baileigh sitting at a table in the Learning Commons. Mr. Rylett has a dragon on his shoulder and is holding a copy of the book The Library Dragon.
Ms Bruley and Ms LaBrash duct-taped to the gym wall. Their faces are covered with whipped cream.

Introduction to the VLC

K-6 Database Search

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UCDSB Educational Events & Contests

The above link is your source for information on educational events and contests sponsored by reputable Canadian organizations. Many of the contests can be worked into the curriculum.  New items are added on a regular basis. Keep checking for student, and educator, chances to shine.