Following the advice of the UK Government, Education Library Service is now closed and all deliveries and collections will cease until further notice. There will be staff working remotely who will be able pick up emails and enquiries from schools. If you need to get in touch please email educationlibraryservice@cheshiresharedservices.gov.uk and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

Please check out the Resources and Useful Links page for information to support parents whose children are at home. You can also follow us on Twitter @CheshireELS and Facebook for more ideas and useful information.

Keep an eye on our latest news for further updates. We hope to resume a full service as soon as possible.

What we offer

The service is provided through a subscription which provides your school with:

  • Long term loans of fiction and non-fiction stock for use in your own school library.
  • Access to a wide range of resources including books, artefacts and audio visual items delivered direct to your door.
  • 3 free training days per year for your library manager.
  • Free advisory visit.
  • A free set of books for the Cheshire Schools’ Book Quiz.
  • Opportunity to take part in the Cheshire Schools’ Book Award.
  • Library Management System and Accelerated Reader user groups and training.
  • Resources can be ordered online or by telephone.

Contact us

Education Library Service
Browning Way
Woodford Park Industrial Estate
Winsford
CW7 2JN

Phone: 01606 275801
Email us