Our new school library is an invaluable resource made possible though funding from our Friends of Formby High School and the Wolfson Foundation. Situated in a loft space above A Building, this exciting facility is central to our current focus on promoting a love for reading and literacy across the school.

Fiction Collection

  • Central freestanding shelves
  • Available for loan by students
  • Book donations always welcome

Reference Collection

  • Perimeter wall shelving
  • Not available for loan in the first instance


  • 5 networked PCs
  • Seating for 35 students – soft seating and chairs
  • Networked convertible tablets/laptops
  • Wi-fi
  • Large touch screen wall display connected to school network

Opening Times

  • Librarian working hours are 9.30am – 4.00pm daily
  • The Library is open for student access at breaks, lunchtimes and after school

Online Oliver Library Software

  • Individual student and staff accounts
  • Book loan
  • Book request
  • Book reviews
  • Teaching group / tutor group / year group analytics

Community Access

Our library facility is available for community use and hire. For community enquiries and bookings, please email [email protected]

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