We are now delivering topic boxes for the new school year. It is never to late to put in an order. Submit your loan request online and we will deliver as soon as possible.
Our new Reading Road Maps will be launched next week. Follow our social media to find out more.
If you are a potential new user click on the Resources PDF to see the range of services we offer.
Bring history topics to life with a replica costume like this Elizabeth I dress inspired by an original portrait.
Your loan will include up to 2 costumes where appropriate but you can request more for assemblies, school plays & special topics.
16 copies of each title – for a list of titles currently available please click here
We deliver a high quality loan service of books, artefacts and costumes to schools across London and neighbouring counties.
Book loan boxes to support curriculum topics and inspire reading for pleasure. Our stock is constantly changing to reflect new titles and themes.
The artefacts library includes over 190,000 objects to support all curriculum topics.
Original and replica historical costumes, dressing up outfits, and costumes from around the world.
16 titles per box - for a class of 30 pupils to share between 2, plus a teacher copy. Click for a full list of titles
The Reading Road Map series has been created to help encourage children to read for pleasure by recommending new books and genres.
In addition to loan boxes we offer the following services:
View or download our Introduction to Islington Education Library Service pdf. See our full range of services, tour the library and view sample loan boxes.
A "Mixed" WWII loan box for Year 6 - includes: fiction & non fiction, primary & secondary source materials.