When is the Library open?
The Library is open before tutor, from 8.30am until after school, it closes at 3.30pm.
Can I come to the Library at break and lunchtimes?
How many books can I take out?
Years 7-11 can take out 2 books. Sixth from students can take out 4 books.
How long can I borrow books for?
Years 7-11 can borrow books for two weeks, sixth form students can borrow books for three weeks.
If I don’t finish my book can I keep it longer?
Yes, ask at the counter to have your book renewed.
If I’m late returning my books will I have to pay a fine?
No, but you may get a reminder via your tutor.
Can I reserve a book if its not on the shelf?
Yes, just ask at the counter.
Do I need to book a PC in advance for lunchtime?
Yes, to avoid disappointment it’s best to book in advance. You can book up to two sessions per week.
Can I print out my work?
Yes, in black and white, its free, so please make sure you only print what you need. You can collect your printouts from the counter.
Can I print in colour?
Yes, you can save your file to a ‘memory stick’ (the library may be able to lend you one) and have it printed out in colour in the IRC.
Will I have to pay to print in colour?
Yes, 12p for A4 and 24p for A3.
Can I work on a computer with a friend as long as we are doing school work?
Yes, provided you are quiet.
Can I play games on the computer?
Sorry, no computer games allowed.
Can I eat or drink in the Library and may I listen to music or use my mobile phone?
Sorry, eating, drinking and chewing gum are not allowed in the library, neither is the use of mobile phones or personal stereos/MP3 players.