We’re nearly two weeks into 2018 and we’ve been keeping busy; on Tuesday, we sent lots of project boxes off to schools to use for this term’s teaching plus they’ll also be receiving this half-term’s issue of our Book Bites newsletter which you can find (and read!) online just here. As this our first post… Read More Hello 2018!
October is over the other side of this weekend, which means it’s only THREE WEEKS until the half-term here in Norfolk! Crikey. If you’re interested in what’s on our minds at the moment, you can find the latest issue of our High Lights newsletter for secondary schools just here. If you’re from a primary phase… Read More New Newsletters
This time last week we were captivated by snow but today if we look at the window, we’re met with bright sun rather than a sprinkling of white- it’s still cold though! The January edition of our High Lights newsletter for secondary schools filled with useful updates is now online and can be found here; you’ll also… Read More Frost-Free Friday!
Did you see the snow? It graced us with its presence for a brief period this morning and we found it to be very distracting; who knew a car park viewed from a window could look so picaresque? Some other things worth your attention now that the snow (in Norwich, at least!) has begun to… Read More (Momentary) Snowmania
…And just like that, we’re back! New year, new academic term, assorted project boxes (and staff!) leaving our office…! Before Christmas we said goodbye to our manager, Kirsten and this week we had a cakey send-off for one of our Team Librarians, Gail. We’ll miss them both and we’re still not sure if we like having… Read More Happy New Year!
Did you see our #LoveToRead book selfies tweets (as mentioned on our blog post here)? Don’t worry if not- you can see below which books our team recommended last weekend, plus if you visit this link, you’ll be able to see a brilliant storify put together by Norfolk Libraries, which does a wonderful job at pulling… Read More Newsletter News
Once we’d dealt with the initial excitement of schools being back in session for a new academic year, we were faced with another harsh reality- one of our team was leaving! After nearly a decade of working for the School Library Service, one of our esteemed Librarians- Mandy- retired this week. Even though it’s been barely 24 hours… Read More Farewell Mrs Steel!
The eagle-eyed amongst you may have noticed a few little changes to our social media platforms have taken place in the last few days; we’re now the Educational Library Service. Our service is continually improving and over the Summer it was agreed that a new name for the School Library Service would better reflect the range of cost effective… Read More SLS to ELS: We’ve Changed our Name!