Instructional Materials Centre


80 S. Clarkson St. Thunder Bay ON, P7B 4W8 | (807) 625-6006

Welcome to the Instructional Materials Centre Website!

The Instructional Materials Centre has a large diverse collection of curriculum linked resources for the Lakehead Public teachers and staff, this includes Big Books, Kits, Novel Studies and Literature Circles sets.

Our mandate is to meet the needs of educators in our school system – allowing them to deliver effective, meaningful and relevant lessons with resources to support student success.


8am-4pm Monday to Friday

Closed at Lunch 12pm - 1pm

New extended hours at the IMC! Thursdays we are now open until 4:30

Equipment Available to use at the IMC:

  • Laminator
  • Colour Copier
  • Computer Workstation
  • Binding Machine (we also have a small machine available for 3 day loan)
  • Ellison Cutters

In order to meet the needs of all staff, when there is a lineup, there will be a limit of ten minutes for all equipment.

All staff are required to follow the new borrowing policy and must ensure items are returned by their due date. There are Health Unit guidelines indicating how long an item must sit before being checked in and signed back out.

If you have any issues with booking IMC kits, please contact Gwen at or 625-6006.