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Alderwood School


Our Learning Resource Centre has a friendly, welcoming atmosphere and is open for students to sit quietly and study, read or do their homework on one of the PCs before school, after school and during break times.


Opening hours:

Mon - Thurs

8am – 4pm


8am – 3pm



There are a wide range of fiction and non-fiction books relating to the curriculum that students can borrow for up to two weeks at a time, plus all students can access over 4000 eBooks and 100s of Audiobooks plus eMagazines and eComics on our e-Library anywhere, anytime, on multiple devices.


Use this link to access it: Sora App

Username: firstnamesurname
Password: Alderwood1






Recommended Reads

Stuck for ideas as to what to read?

Year 7 Recommended Reads

Year 8 Recommended Reads

Year 9 Recommended Reads

Year 10 Recommended Reads 

Year 11 Recommended Reads

Subject-based Recommended Reads


If you have any questions or requests please contact Miss Gumbrell, the Learning Resource Centre Co-ordinator:


   “Reading gives us someplace to go when we have to stay where we are.”