Halloween Fun in the Library

There will be some strange goings on across the Libraries in the coming weeks with our Scary Mask Competition, where you have the chance to design something seriously spooky! Also, why not try your hand at our Library Ghost Hunt, where there will be a freaky treat for everyone that participates! And if you are […]

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October 15, 2019

Library Gets Gold Gong Again!

Northampton College Libraries are proud to announce they have won yet another award! They have been presented with the Reading Agency Gold Award for the EIGHTH year running! This award is for organisations that have engaged a significant amount of readers in the national Reading Ahead scheme. The Library finished 9th overall and 4th in […]

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October 9, 2019

Rediscover Reading with Northamptonshire Libraries Challenge

From Northamptonshire Libraries: Are you in a reading rut? Does your ‘to be read’ pile need some more titles adding to it? Are you a lapsed reader and just can’t find the time? Or maybe you just love books and love reading. No matter your reading predicament, Northamptonshire Libraries has a great challenge to get […]

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October 7, 2019

New Fiction in the Library!

The Library has added a number of new books to its fiction section across the Libraries which are perfect for reading alongside our Reading Ahead challenge! These includes books such as The Book of Dust by Philip Pullman which is an expansion of his His Dark Materials trilogy. We also have Devoted, an empowering young adult […]

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October 3, 2019

Library schemes are back!

The Library is pleased to announce that its flagship schemes have returned for another year across the three Libraries. Here is what is on offer: Word Detective: a 20-week literacy scheme designed to improve vocabulary, use of a                       dictionary and practice writing skills. Each week we give you three new words to investigate! Write down […]

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September 30, 2019

Maths Magician Magically Returns: Week One

If you have missed our magical puzzles you will be happy that our first maths puzzle is now available. If you are new to Maths Magician and would like to improve your numeracy skills then please ask a member of the library staff about the scheme and pick up your own Maths Magician booklet. Each […]

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September 27, 2019