Hello and welcome to our Library

The library is open Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 3:00pm. Each class visits the library once a week to browse, borrow and return books. The library is open before school and at lunchtimes, except on wet days.

Our school librarians are Mrs Rooke and Mrs Mills, they are available from 8:30am to 1:30pm.


Mrs Rooke


Mrs Mills

“Libraries are browsing places, dreaming places, finding out places. So much education takes place when children are making choices of their own” – Michael Morpurgo

“Libraries are a telescope to see across the world, or a microscope
to reveal what is unseen” – Garth George

You can login to the Library Web App and browse the library collection, request books (Years 4 to 6) and track your borrowing history. To login you need to enter your barcode number and password. If you don’t know your login details please check with your teacher or the librarian. When you have logged into the Web App you can view the Web App User Guide video.

Library Web App

Information for Parents

Parents are welcome to visit the library with their children before school. Mrs Rooke is available to talk to parents on Wednesdays and Fridays before school starts. You can contact our librarians on 534 9765 ext 834 or email janr@pigeon-mountain.school.nz or ginam@pigeon-mountain.school.nz

We have a Parent Lending section which is located just inside the main door of the library. It contains a range of books on parenting, reading, dictionaries in other languages, childhood illnesses, etc. Parents can become members of the library and borrow from this section by filling out a Parent Lending Enrolment Form. Once your membership has been completed by the library you can login to the Web App and browse the collection.