Welcome to Lister Community School Library

Opening hours: 7.30am – 5.00pm, Monday to Friday

Students are welcome in the library before school, break, lunch time and after school.


Library Staff: Ms Connell and Ms McGuire


EclipseThis is a catalogue of all the books held in the library. It also contains links to e-books and websites which you will find useful for your homework.

Accelerated Reader: All quizzes must be done in school. Remember to do your quiz as soon as you have finished your book.

Newham Public Library online databases: Newham Public Library subscribes to many very useful online databases including Encyclopaedia Britannica. Join the public library to ensure that you have access to these databases.

Churchill ArchiveAn extensive archive of documents relating to Winston Churchill which has been made freely available to schools.

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Newspapers and Magazines

The library stocks the i and Daily Mirror and the Newham Recorder as well as many magazines of interest to students of all ages. In addition the following news websites are available:

Spanish and French newspapers

Recommended Reading: 

Year 7


Year 8


Year 9