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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!
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Library News and Events
Our school is taking part in BookTrust’s Bookbuzz reading programme which aims to get our pupils excited about reading. We gave all pupils in S1 and S2 the opportunity to choose their own book to keep because we believe reading for pleasure is important. Pupils will...read more
Here comes the sun! Check out our recommended reads for summer! https://padlet.com/clpsmith/iqb5cu60pnz9read more
New study & revision guides just in! These and many more available to borrow from your library now.read more
Happy World Book Day from Alloa Academy! Thank you to House Group leaders and pupils who took part in the Drop Everything And Read session, to teachers who visited the library with their classes today and to Waterstones Stirling for providing the brilliant books!read more
We will be celebrating World Book Day on Thursday 7th March in the library! Come along, share a story and choose a book to take home!read more
Find out what’s new, popular and trending at the library by checking out our Bookflix display. All books are available to borrow from your library now!read more
During this short course, our S1 pupils are able to develop and improve their independent learning skills in reading, writing and searching to create their own projects, enabling them to become successful learners. Course Outline Information Skills 1 - Introduction to...read more
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...read more
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. ...read more
Complete Issues is your one stop source for articles, opinions and statistics! Full online access is available via the Alloa Academy Glow Launch Pad.
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....
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.