Back before lock down began, we welcomed a new addition to our small team: Andrea, who now works with us part time as a library assistant. Even though her time in our physical office has so far been limited, we’re very pleased to have her join us. In lieu of a proper in-person introduction to… Read More A New Arrival to the Team!
Over the last month, we’ve been keeping an eye out for resources and online help for those now educating children at home. We know how overwhelming it can be when there are lots of things available, so we put together a round-up of some useful things we’ve found so far in newsletter form. They’re all… Read More World Book Night & Resource Newsletter
We’re just over a week into 2019 and we’ve been very busy, with project boxes leaving and returning to our office as new ones head into schools and last term’s make their way back to us. We’ve also found time to publish the latest edition of our Book Bites newsletter for primary schools, which can… Read More New Year, New Newsletter…!
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!