The LRC has a stock of over 18,000 resources

The LCR's stock has various materials including; up-to-date fiction and non-fiction books, magazines, newspapers, careers materials, audio books, and DVDs, most of which are available for loan. 

Pupils are encouraged to use the LRC after the Academy day ends to complete homework and coursework and may borrow 2 books for 3 weeks.

The resources available include: use of Internet linked computers with printing facilities and up-to-date book stocks that supports research. 

The LRC catalogue can be accessed from all computers within the Academy, and from home via Office 365. Here you can search the library for resources, to find out availability and shelf location. It also has direct links to more than 8,000 educationally approved websites.


World Book Day

World Book Day is a celebration of authors, illustrators, books and most importantly, it's a celebration of reading. 

Did you know that in the United Kingdom, World Book day is held annually on the first Thursday in March, as the 23rd April, which is internationally known as World Book Day sometimes clashes with the Easter school holidays and St George’s Day. 

The Academy celebrates the day with staff from all faculties dressing up as characters from their favourite books.