Buderim Mountain State School we believe literacy is essential to children’s
development. We aim to foster a love of reading in all students by providing a
diverse array of reading materials in a friendly and ambient environment.
funding from the Federal Government, our new purpose-built library was opened
in 2010. The modern facility contains over 17,000 resources and is a source of
both joy and education to all students.
year, there are approximately 30,000 loans to students and 25,000 to staff. All
classes have a set borrowing time during class time so students can regularly
access loan books. Students are also allowed to borrow books before and after
school and during lunch.
can be borrowed for a maximum of two weeks, and are limited as follows:
2: Two books
3-6: Three books (including one magazine)
students from Years 1-6 can visit the library during lunch between 11:10-11:30 am.
During this time they can participate in activities like reading, chess,
drawing and board games.
students with a passion for literacy will enjoy spending their free time at the
library. To recognise and encourage their interest, students in Years 5 and 6
are eligible to be Library Helpers, and perform duties before school or at