"People say that life is the thing, but I prefer reading." - Logan Pearsall Smith
"Reading maketh a full man." - Francis Bacon
"The reading of good books is like a conversation with the best men of past centuries." - Rene Descartes
"A good book is the precious life-blood of a master spirit." - John Milton
"A good book is the best of friends, the same today and for ever." - Martin Tupper
"All books are either dreams or swords, You can cut, or you can drug, with words." - Amy Lowell
"People die, but books never die." - Franklin D. Roosevelt
"Books do furnish a room." - Anthony Powell
"Books think for me." - Charles Lamb
"A good book is the purest essence of a human soul." - Thomas Carlyle
"The proper study of mankind is books." - Aldous Huxley
"I have rather studied books than men." - Francis Bacon
The Library is open as follows:
08.45 to 10.55 a.m.
11.10 to 12.50 p.m.
1.20 to 4.00 p.m.
Any pupil can use the Library before and after school.
A rota system operates at lunchtimes as follows:
Lunchtime opening Monday/Tuesday S1
S5 and S6 pupils may use the Library at any time during its opening.