Teachers

Library Visits

Discover the Barrie Public Library with an in-person or online class visit!

Explore the resources students can borrow with a Library Card and gain access to databases and topic guides that will support academic and leisure learning. Open a world of possibility to your students as they develop basic search skills in a online, interactive, program designed for the grade level of your class. Our library staff are fully compliant with our COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, and follow strict safety protocols with active daily health screening, mandatory masks and social distancing. 

Select one of our visit focus areas and use the online booking request form to schedule your FREE visit. We will contact you within a few days to confirm the details.

Visit Focus Areas

Outdoor School Classroom

You’re invited to book a fun-filled 30 minute library discovery session in your outdoor classroom. Let us capture the attention of your primary students with fun activities and stories. We are available for single or multiple outdoor classroom visits and ready to equip your students with library cards for learning.

Elementary Students – Kindergarten to Grade 6.

Explore Your Library

Open a world of possibilities, learn about all the interesting items you can borrow with a Barrie Public Library Card. Teachers, provide us with your unit of study and we will feature resources from our collection. Students will enjoy an overview of our Library resources. 

Elementary Students – Kindergarten to Grade 6.
Duration: 30 minutes in-person or via online platform 

  

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Brainfuse

Brainfuse HelpNow connects people who want to learn with experts who love to teach! This amazing resource includes LIVE online tutoring for Kindergarten up to post-secondary, Adult Learner resources, test prep, and more. 

Where to find: BrainFuse website | Mobile - App Store | Mobile - Google Play

Getting Started: BrainFuse Getting Started Guide 

Devices: Can be accessed from a web browser or the BrainFuse mobile app. 


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