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Welcome to the school library!

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School Library

At the IEGS library you can borrow books, read newspapers and journals and search for information on the school computers. The library is situated on the second floor outside the staff corridor. Our opening hours are as follows:

Monday: 10:00-16:00
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30-16:00
Friday: 8:30-15:00

In the menu to the right you can find links to information resources, information search guidelines and search in the library catalogue.

Librarian Ms. Sofia Grönwall
sofia.gronwall.sodermalm@engelska.se

From the IEGS Blog ...

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From the Library Blog: World Book Week 

World Book Day is a yearly event, celebrated April 23rd, organised by UNESCO as a worldwide tribute to books and reading. According to UNESCO, April 23 is a symbolic day for literature since on that date 1616 both Shakespeare, Cervantes and Inca Garcilaso de la Vega died. Of course we want to celebrate books and reading in our school as well!

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Louise Glück

From the Library Blog - The Nobel Prize in Literature 2020

The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2020 is awarded to an American poet, Louise Glück.

The motivation from the Swedish Academy reads:  “for her unmistakable poetic voice that with austere beauty makes individual existence universal”. 

Books with poems by Louise Glück are on the way to the library and hopefully available for borrowing before autumn break.

More information about Louise Glück:

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From the Library blog: Three Ways to Practice your Research Skills

Welcome back to school! What a strange year we left behind. In uncertain times people are looking for information to help them understand the world we live in. The Internet and our devices have become even more important in our lives as they are our key to the outside world, not only searching for information and news but these days also replacing physical interaction with other people. The web is full of information and people who want you to listen to them and react to their opinion.

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World Book Day

Let World Book Day open up a World of Books!

World Book Day is a yearly event, celebrated April 23rd, organized by UNESCO as a worldwide tribute to books and reading. According to UNESCO April 23 is a symbolic day for literature, since on that date 1616 both Shakespeare, Cervantes and Inca Garcilaso de la Vega died. 

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