School Library

Latest news and updates

Welcome to the School Library…

As a pupil, you are a member of the library as soon as you join the school.  The library is here to support you. If you would like to choose something to read, need to find information for homework or if you just want a quiet area to study, you are always welcome!

 

Library resources:

  • Fiction and non fiction
  • Audio books
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Careers Information
  • Free Internet and e-mail access
  • Past papers and revision guides

Library News and Events

Christmas Literary TV Guide

Wondering what to watch on the TV over the Christmas holidays?  Look no further, we have just the thing for you! Helen Smith, the wonderful librarian from Eckington School in Derbyshire has produced her annual literary television guide for 2018. All films have been...

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Bookbuzz at Alloa Academy!

Bookbuzz is a reading programme run by BookTrust which celebrates reading for pleasure and gives pupils the opportunity to choose and keep their own book from a collection of specially-selected titles.  At Alloa Academy Bookbuzz is funded by the Pupil Equity Fund. ...

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Scholastic Book Fair

Celebrate reading at our Book Fair! The scholastic book fair will be arriving in school next week: Tuesday 20th March –Thursday 22nd March 2017 in the upper library. There will be hundreds of new books to browse and buy!  With over 200 titles to choose from and prices...

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World Book Day

We celebrated World Book Day at Alloa Academy a week later than usual due to the snow days!  We had a special visit from Waterstone's Stirling who brought their brilliant pop-up book shop to library!  Pupils were able to visit though out the day to browse and buy a...

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Bookbuzz at Alloa Academy

Bookbuzz is a reading programme from Book Trust which gives S1 & S2 pupils the opportunity to choose and keep their own book from a list of specially-selected titles.  The books have now been distributed to all S1 & S2 classes and pupils will be taking their...

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Explore our new Elibrary!

This week we are launching our amazing new elibrary! This brilliant new service can be accessed via Glow and enables users to borrow and read ebooks from anywhere, at any time and from any device with an internet connection. Please contact Mrs Smith in the library for...

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Book Week Scotland!

Book Week Scotland is nearly here! Join in the celebration & visit the library to: Take part in virtual author events Enter our twitter book review competition Explore ebooks in our new elibrary Follow @AlloaAcademyLib on Twitter to find out what staff at Alloa...

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Library Staff

Mrs P Smith – Librarian

Tel: 01259 214979 Email: alloa@edu.clacks.gov.uk

Library opening times Tuesday – Thursday 8:15 – 16:00.

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Library Information

Library User Policy

Be a responsible library user! Please return your book/s on or before the date stamped on the label at the front of the book. If you have not finished reading the book/s you have borrowed, you can have them renewed. Please take good care of the books you have on loan....

Borrowing

Junior pupils can borrow up to two items for two weeks. Senior pupils can borrow up to four items for three weeks. Before you borrow something from the library, you must take it to the librarian to be issued.