Welcome to Our Library...
The purpose built Library is located centrally on the ground floor, it is a bright, attractive room which is easily accessible to pupils and staff.
The library is managed by a full-time professional librarian: Mrs J. McArdle
- To provide a welcoming area in which pupils may read, study or do research
- To provide a centralized resource of materials and expertise, which supports the curricular needs of pupils and staff
- To promote the concept of reading for enjoyment
- To enable pupils to acquire information and study skills
14,000 resources, comprising of Fiction, Non-Fiction, Reference & Audio Visual Materials
Internet linked PC’s
Magazines & Daily newspapers
Years 8 & 9 - can borrow 2 books
Years 10, 11 & 12 - can borrow 4 books
Years 13 & 14 - can borrow 6 books
Staff can borrow up to 10 items
Books must be returned on time
Anyone in years 8-10 who would like to join the school’s online book club Booktastic should leave their name with Mrs McArdle in the library. The blog is a fantastic way of sharing book information and chatting to other students who enjoy reading.