Library Newsletter December 2016

Ecole Jeannine Manuel December 2016 Library Newsletter La newsletter du CDI décembre 2016 Library website: http://libguides.ecolejeanninemanuel.org/welcome/ Library catalogue: https://ecolejeanninemanuel.follettdestiny.com/ What’s new at the library? It’s hard to believe, but our students and staff have signed out over 14 000 books and other materials since September, a record-breaking start. Our students are big readers, and the library feeds their passion for books. The library also offers research instruction sessions in cooperation with our teachers, and reading advice to the students, contributing to the cultural and intellectual life of the school. Upcoming cultural happenings: Ecole Jeannine Manuel’s 16th annual Literary Festival​ ​- March 29, 30, 31, 2017: Authors and literary VIPs will be making presentations for all grade levels to spread literary edification and cheer. We continue to seek speakers - please contact us at library@ejm.net Last year’s programme Poetry by Heart (with ELSA France):​ French finals for the 3rd edition of this exciting interschool contest will be held in our school on Saturday, March 18th. Stay tuned! Le Printemps des jeunes auteurs:​ ​Let the submissions begin! Students from CP to 5e are invited to submit original work to the school’s annual writing contest, for a chance to be published and lauded. For guideline and to submit work: http://printempsjeunesauteurs.ecolejeanninemanuel.org/ Library hours / Horaires CDI (70 rue du Théâtre) Lundi, mardi, jeudi: 8h30 – 17h30 Mercredi, vendredi: 8h30 – 17h00 52 rue Lourmel (1ère/Ter) Lundi - vendredi: 9h – 18h00