Library

 

About Our Library

The ISB Library has 18,000 books and is growing.

As a growing educational resource, our Library offers a wide variety of collections and Information sources including:

  • Reference and Professional Teacher Reference sections
  • Online Library including The Bremen State and University Library website linked to the ISB Library webpage
  • Serials, magazines and newspapers in English, French, German and Spanish.
  • Lending Collection:
  • Non-Fiction (arranged by Dewey Decimal Classification)
  • Adult Fiction 
  • Youth Fiction
  • Junior Fiction
  • Early Reading
  • Picture Books
  • Board Books
  • DVD/Audio Book + CDs
  • E-books

The Library’s collections are being constantly updated with new stock, supporting the ISB’s curricular: IPC, IMYC, IGCSE and IB.

An extensive multilingual collection of books in native languages.

Books in the following languages :

 Arabic, Chinese, Dutch, Farsi, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latin, Malay, Polish, Portuguese, Russian,  Spanish Tamil, Thai, Twi, Turkish, Vietnamese, Yoruba.

ISB Library Book Borrowing For Parents

Parents can send an email with book requests for borrowing library books for themselves or their children to the ISB Library:
 
  •  A  maximum of 10 books will be issued. 
  • The books will be issued to the parent's library card.
  • The books will be awaiting collection at reception in a bag with the parent's name.
  • Parents are encouraged to use a cloth bag with their name on it, to reduce plastic waste.
  • Library books can be returned at reception in the library books returns box.

 

ISB Library Catalogue Online

Chinese New Year is celebrated this year on 1st February 2022 and the ISB Library is joining in. The coming year is under the sign of the tiger, which stands for courageous, unpredictable, confident and competitive personalities.

In keeping with the festivities, books on Chinese New Year can be borrowed from the library as well! Examples can be found below.

The ISB Catalogue can be easily accessed online through Google Classroom! Choose from a variety of over 19.000 books from the comfort of your own home. 

'Li's Chinese New Year' by Author Fang Wang, is written in Mandarin and English and tells the story about little Li and his journey through the various Chinese New Year animals. 

 

 

'Lion Dancer' by Kate Waters, shows in beautiful pictures how the young Ernie is preparing for his first Dance on the Chinese New Years Festival in his school.

 

 

Happy reading!

 

 

ISB Chess Competition

This year's chess tournament in Grades 1 - 12 was again a great success and we congratulate all participants who, in addition to receiving house points, were also immortalized with a name plaque next to the library. 

Well done, Chess Masters of ISB!

 

Downloads/Information

Please click on the button below for a document containing research links for students and parents, to support learning in school and @home.

USEFUL RESEARCH websites

ISB Library Catalogue Online

Chinese New Year is celebrated this year on 1st February 2022 and the ISB Library is joining in. The coming year is under the sign of the tiger, which stands for courageous, unpredictable, confident and competitive personalities.

In keeping with the festivities, books on Chinese New Year can be borrowed from the library as well! The ISB Catalogue can be easily accessed online through Google Classroom! Choose from a variety of over 19.000 books from the comfort of your own home. 

Happy reading!

 
ISB Chess Competition

This year's chess competition is still in full swing and students are playing almost every day in their breaks in order to become the ISB Chess Master. 

Good luck to all our little Chess enthusiasts!