District Resources for Teachers

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The Ab Ed Program has a wide range of resources available to staff. In addition to a wide range of eBooks and audiobooks on SORA, there is a physical library at Fort Langley Elementary staff are invited to visit. To browse their physical collection, click here. Contact Julie Allen (jallen@sd35.bc.ca) to borrow resources

You are also welcome to visit us at Fort Langley Elementary (room 13) and browse our resources – contact Janet Stromquist at jstromquist@sd35.bc.ca to arrange a time. Hours: 8:30 am – 3:00 pm



The DLC is a lending library of classroom and teaching resources available to all school staff in the Langley School District. All of our items are available to view and book online through the Insignia Library system and are delivered right to your school.

Please note that the DLC materials are integrated with your home school library software so it’s a one stop shop for everything available to you. Also, check us out on Twitter: @DlcSd35. or email us at av@sd35.bc.ca.



Access a wide range of databases and streaming resources such as Curio (CBC media)  and Campus (NFB)! Click here to learn more.





Access eBooks and audiobooks on any personal device through our SORA digital library! Click here for instructions on how to sign in.

All district staff can access professional learning resources, a collection of indigenous fiction and non-fiction curated and purchased by the SD 35 Ab Ed Department, Langley Book of the Year (LBOY) selections and student learning materials.

The following resources are available for secondary as class sets or lit circles. Simply have students sign them out themselves via the SORA by Overdrive app or ask your Teacher Librarian to assign them to your class.

eBook Class Sets
The Break by Katherine Vermette

The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline

Moon of the Crusted Snow by Waubgeshig Rice

One Native Life by Richard Wagamese

Only Drunks and Children Tell the Truth by Drew Hayden Taylor

The Outside Circle by Patti LaBoucane-Benson


Strangers by David A. Robertson

Take Us to Your Chief And Other Stories: Classic Science-Fiction with a Contemporary First Nations Outlook by Drew Hayden Taylor

Tilly and the Crazy Eights by Monique Gray Smith

Where the Blood Mixes by Kevin Loring


Students can access:

  • a curated collection of indigenous fiction and non-fiction K-12 curated and purchased by the SD 35 Ab Ed Department.
  • a selection of audiobooks to support secondary novel studies (e.g. Diary of a Part-Time Indian, The Barren Grounds, 1984, The Giver, etc.).
  • the selection of learning materials listed in the above table for secondary courses.
  • a wide selection of reading materials including over 1800 graphic novels and 50+ magazine subscriptions (with back issues) such as National Geographic, New Scientist, PC Gamer, Food Network Magazine and many more.

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