Beatrix Potter

Beatrix Potter

This month the library has a display about the wonderful author, illustrator, farmer and early conservationist Beatrix Potter. We have a number of her delightful stories  available for borrowing in the children’s section of our collection. We can also ask for an interlibrary loan of the DVD ‘Miss Potter’ if students and staff are interested.

Last Day at West St Library

Congratulations from the library staff to all students of Petersham West campus on completing their courses. A sad day as the library will now only be situated at the Crystal St Campus. Enjoy your holidays and looking forward to seeing you all in the library next year.

Daffodil Day

Daffodil Day

August the 26th is Daffodil Day,  the Australian  Cancer Councils  fundraising effort to support the many people who are diagnosed with life- threatening cancer . This month on display in the library are resources to help understand the disease and provide support to families and friends.  

Anzac day display

Anzac day display

If you are interested in  Australian history, both Crystal Street and West Street  libraries  have a display of books and posters commemorating  Anzac day. Broaden your knowledge and understanding of a significant day in Australia by borrowing from our collection. You can find books  and DVDs  on the shelves at the 940s.      

Harmony Day

Harmony Day

Interested in Harmony day. Vist the libraries at Petersham TAFE. Have a look at our collection to find resources about the people who call Australia home. You can find information and stories by and about Indigenous Australians. Factual resources  about immigration, as well as biographies and fiction based on the experience of migrating to Australia.  

Lunchtime workshops

Lunchtime workshops

Drop into the library between twelve and one pm during March for hands on workshops. These include topics such as online research which will enhance your learning experience .  Check the calendar for dates . If these don’t  suit please contact the library to arrange alternative days and times.

Welcome to Petersham Tafe Library

The Library wishes all students at Petersham Tafe good luck in their studies for 2016. Whether you are new or a returning student the library is able to provide assistance with your course work as well as offering fiction books, dvds, music cds and more for your enjoyment. The staff are looking forward to meeting you […]

Another great jigsaw puzzle completed at West Street Library

Another great jigsaw puzzle completed at West Street Library

Another jigsaw puzzle has been completed at West Street Library. There are always new puzzles on the go. Puzzles are good for relieving stress. Jigsaw puzzles can be great  fun and they are also excellent tools to develop our ability to analyse and problem solve. Come and relax with our new puzzles at both Crystal […]

Mental Health Month 2015

Mental Health Month 2015

Improve your mental health this month by visiting the library. Both Crystal St and West St libraries have displays of  resources available to be borrowed. We also have a list of music suggested by staff that they listen to cheer themselves up, wind down or just generally make themselves feel good. The reasons given why they have chosen […]

Adult learners' week

Adult learners’ week

The library congratulates all Petersham college adult learners. Whatever stage of your course you are at, beginning, continuing or finishing, the library is able to support your learning journey. Come see the display for the week, find resources or check the calendar for our regular workshops.