“You want weapons? We’re in a library! Books, the best weapons in the world. This room’s the best arsenal we could have. Arm yourself!”

- David Tennant, Doctor Who    


The library is part of the learning hub and is open:

 MONDAY: 10.30am – 3.15pm

 TUESDAY: 10.30am -4.00pm

       WEDNESDAY: 10.30am - 4.00pm

    THURSDAY: 10.30am -4.00pm

FRIDAY: 10.30am - 3.15pm


With a wide range of fiction and non-fiction for all ages and abilities, students can borrow up to four items at a time.   Mrs Escott-Allen, the librarian, is happy to give advice and assistance in finding just the right book or information. 

Student library assistants help Mrs. Escott-Allen once a week to keep the library in order, prepare new items for addition to the library and work on displays.


The eLibrary can be accessed anywhere, anytime on multiple devices; you can even download the app "ePlatform" on your phone or tablet.

For Maidenhill eLibrary



Ten laptops are available on loan at lunchtimes and after school for homework, research and other educational purposes.

The library catalogue is now accessible from every school computer.