The Dawson Library provides over 30,000 resources to support and enhance learning, including books, laptops, tablets, cameras, colour and 3D printers, and other learning technologies. The Library embodies the best of traditional and contemporary education. It is an exciting, fun and welcoming place to study, work, learn and play. The Library's iAssist team will happily assist students and staff to access and use Library resources and are the first point of call for IT support.

To access the St Columba Library Catalogue, enter the username and password you use to login to the School computers.

The Library is open from 7.30am each school day. Students arriving at school before 8.20am are expected to be in the Library for supervision. The Library is available for quiet study for students in Years 7 to 12 until 4:30pm each school day. More information on After School Care for Primary School students is available here.

Encyclopaedia Britannica Online

SCAS recognises the importance of providing a safe and secure platform for students to start their research for class tasks. As such, we subscribe to Encyclopaedia Britannica Online which provides hundreds of thousands of objective articles, biographies, videos, and images. Content is categorised for Primary and Middle School (Upper Primary) to ensure that students can access content appropriate to their age and comprehension.

The login details for SCAS are:

Username: scaschool

Password: britannica