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Our newly refurbished Northampton Academy Library provides a safe, dynamic and empowering learning environment for the whole school community. The library is conveniently located in G Block with student access from the courtyard area.

Opening Hours

The library is open before school from 8.15am, at lunch time and after school. The space is also extensively used during lesson time for research and reading.

Before School

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - Friday 8.15am – 8.38am

Break Time

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - Open
Wednesday - Library Leaders’ Focus Group

Lunch Time

Monday - Friday - Open to all year groups

After School

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday - 3.15pm - 4.15pm
Wednesday - Staff Events
Friday - Closed


As well as having lots of fantastic books there are sixteen computers with internet access, available to students for homework and research.
There is a dedicated area with bean bags and comfy seating which students can come in and use at lunchtimes.
Students may borrow three books for up to three weeks…FOR FREE! 
If you are on Twitter you can follow the library for up to date information @northacadlib  and look out for some reading inspiration on our Instagram page, Northampton Academy Library.

Library Stationery Shop

The Library Stationery Shop sells most items of school equipment at very low prices. £1 will buy you all your basic daily equipment.

Mrs D Sullivan - Librarian

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