Scarborough Centre for Alternative Studies LIBRARY


The SCAS Resource Centre is located on the bottom floor of the school.

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The SCAS Resource Centre is open Monday to Friday from 8:15 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.



The SCAS Resource Centre provides the following services:

  • information resources
  • computers (printing available at 10 cents per page)
  • coin-operated photocopier
  • Internet
  • career centre



The following resources are available for loan:

  • books
  • vertical file articles
  • videos/cassette tapes
  • magazines
  • computer disks for use in Resource Centre
  • iPads 



Students are expected to act in a responsible manner with consideration for other patrons when they are in the Resource Centre.

Please note the following Resource Centre rules:

  • Students must have a SCAS card for any sign-outs and for computer use.
  • The machines in the Resource Centre are to be used for research and educational purposes only.
  • All computers in the Resource Centre are connected to the Internet. E-mail and chat are not permitted on any of the computers.
  • Students must abide by the TDSB code of Online Conduct published in the Student Agenda and on the TDSB website.
  • Inappropriate use of the Internet will not be tolerated. It is to be used for school-based assignments only.
  • Personal CDs are not to be played using the Resource Centre computers.