Frances Kelsey Secondary School Library, Mill Bay, Canada – We love literacy and our space!

Written by Alana Baker Teacher Librarian/Media Coordinator/Yearbook Advisor For how to contribute to Library Planet look here:  https://libraryplanet.net/contribute/ Frances Kelsey Secondary School Library, located on Vancouver Island, Mill Bay, British Columbia, Canada, is a beautiful Library Learning Commons which serves approximately 1000 high school students in grades 8 to 12. It is a spacious welcoming…

Red Deer Public Library, Canada – from fire hall to downtown branch

Written by Rut Costa For how to contribute to Library Planet look here:  https://libraryplanet.net/contribute/ Nestled at 49th Ave, in the heart of Downtown, Red Deer Public Library has been open since 1994. It is a major branch of Alberta’s third-most-populous city, after Calgary and Edmonton. This historical building was an armoury built in 1914 to…

Finding an ancestor at the Morrin Centre in Quebec City

Written by Claire Sewell For how to contribute to Library Planet look here:  https://libraryplanet.net/contribute/ The Morrin Centre is located in Quebec City and is also home to the city’s only English-language library. Originally built as a military barracks in 1712, it became a prison in 1813 and was refurbished to house Morrin College in 1862….