Facilities

The library contains over 8500 printed books as well as providing access to a range of electronic resources, including:

 

  • Eclipse library catalogue

  • EBSCO Literary Reference Centre

  • Credo Reference

  • HEAP Online

  • eBooks from VLE

  • Fast Tomato careers advice

 

The library subscribes to a number of daily newspapers, including The Times and The Guardian, plus a range of magazines covering many subject areas.

 

The library is open from 8.30am  - 5.00pm Monday to Thursday, and 8.30am – 4.30pm on Fridays.

 

The Library is supported by a team of library prefects who ensure the smooth running of the library during break times. The prefects also help with displays around school and ideas for promoting the library’s services and collections.

 

The library runs various events throughout the year, including activities for World Book Day and regular book fairs. There are Sixth Form, Year 7 and graphic novel book clubs. The library also hosts meetings for the LGBT+ Society. Have a look at the library blog for the latest news and information, or contact the school librarian if you have any questions.

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