Library and Information Centre

The College Library and Information Centre is foremost in supporting literacy, learning, teaching and research throughout the school community.

The Library offers services by dedicated specialist librarians who provide expert guidance and support to help pupils to develop information skills for independent learning.

Some of the services offered are:

• Loan Facilities for Books, DVDs & CDs.
• Resources linked to the Curriculum.
• Learning, Research & Information Literacy.
• After School Study Time.
• Reading Promotion for Literacy, Personal Development & Recreation.

OPENING TIMES~
Mondays to Thursdays: 8:40am – 4:30pm.
Fridays: 8:40am – 3:30pm.

We are open at break & lunch times and also after school for the exchange of books etc, quiet reading, study or research.

LOAN FACILITIES~

are provided through the library management system called Eclipse. Our catalogue, which can be accessed through the VLE, provides links to several thousand web-sites and students may check their accounts and see when items are due for return.

Students in Y7~Y11.  A maximum of four items.

  • Up to three books for a period of two weeks; plus two renewal periods.
  • One DVD for two days.
  • One music CD for seven days.

Students in Y12 & Y13.  A maximum of six items.

  • Up to six books for a period of four weeks; plus two renewal periods.
  • One DVD for two days.
  • One music CD for seven days.

Students are responsible for keeping their loans in good condition and returning them before they become overdue.