Library

Welcome to the Beacon Library

The Libraries are open daily from 8.30am – 4.30pm Monday-Thursday and until 3.30pm on Fridays.

Come and borrow books, do some research, finish your homework, buy some stationery, or just sit and read on the beanbags.

Borrowers Allowance

Borrower allowance are as follows. If you need to keep books for longer than their due date, please come and renew them in the library.

  • Year 7 - 2 books per student for 3 weeks.
  • Year 8 - 2 books per student for 3 weeks.
  • Year 9 - 3 books per student for 3 weeks.
  • Year 10 - 3 books per student for 3 weeks.
  • Year 11 - 3 books per student for 3 weeks.
  • Year 12 - 8 books per student for 4 weeks.
  • Year 13 - 8 books per student for 4 weeks.

Charges and Printing

Replacement Library Card

A charge of 50p will be made for a replacement library card.

Services

At morning break IT6, the computer room opposite the Library, is open for student use.

Students at both sites have access to black & white and colour photocopiers/printers.

The Library also sells a wide range of stationery and art supplies.

The Library is unable to provide credit to students.

Stationery Price List

All items can be purchased from Beeches Library

  • Biro 10p
  • Notepad 40p
  • HB pencil 15p
  • Compass 50p
  • Fineline Pen 60p
  • Clear Pencil Case 80p
  • Berol Handwriting Pen 35p
  • 2B/4B/6B Art Pencil 30p
  • 15cm Ruler 20p
  • 30cm Ruler 25p
  • Pritt Stick £1.00
  • Pencil Sharpener 20p
  • Scientific Calculator £8.00
  • Rubber 15p
  • USB Stick 16GB £6.00
  • Protractor 20p
  • In-Ear Earphones £2.00
  • Scissors 50p
  • Whiteboard Pen 65p
  • Highlighter 70p

The Library also sells fully stocked pencil cases for £3.70.

Contents are:
Clear Pencil Case, Blue Biro, Black Biro, 2B Art Pencil, HB Pencil, 15cm Ruler, Protractor, Compass, Pencil Sharpener, Rubber & Pritt Stick.

Year 7 Art Book Information 80p

A5 Art Book (Beacon logo).

Year 8 Art Book Information £1.20p

A4 Art Book (Beacon logo, black cover).

Year 9 Art Book Information £1.20p

A4 Art Book (Beacon logo, red cover).

This is a selection of the most commonly sold items. For the full range of items stocked, please ask in the Library.

All items must be paid for at the time of purchase. We are unable to provide credit to students.