The school library is available to students throughout the school day for research, homework, study or quiet reading. It is open from 8.30am-4.30pm Monday to Thursday, and from 8.30-4.00pm on Friday. Every student is enrolled as a member of the school library. New students will receive their library card during their library induction in their first few weeks of school.
The library has a large collection of both Fiction and Non-Fiction books. New stock is added to the collection on a regular basis. Students may borrow two books at any one time for a period of three weeks. As well as a wide range of books the library has daily newspapers, magazines and the special student newspaper “First News”.
There is a separate library in Braintree Sixth Form.