About Us

Our opening times are:

Photo of CLS team member


Photo of CLS team member


Term time:

Monday to Thursday 9.00 – 12.30 open to visitors, but you’ll need to book an appointment if you wish to speak to a CLS Librarian
Monday to Thursday 12.30 – 5.30
open as normal, CLS Librarian available for all visitors

Closed Fridays


Closed Friday December 21st to Tuesday January 1st

Open Wednesday January 2nd and Thursday 3rd  – 9.00am to 4.30pm

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Photo of CLS team member


Closed Friday 4th January

Who we are

Designed to foster a love of independent learning in pupils, CLS offers an annual modular service that enables you to create the package that meets your school’s needs and budget. Choose from a wide range of resources and professional help to stimulate reading for pleasure and creative learning across the curriculum.

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Photo of CLS team member


Our team of staff are:

Staff working in schools

Marissa Gisbourne – CLS Librarian
Nicole Jordan – CLS Librarian
Cassie Kemp – CLS Librarian
Alex McGowan – CLS Librarian
Jo Sennitt – CLS Librarian
Mary Sibson – Schools Network Officer
Lisa Webb – Artworks & Resource Box Officer

Plus our team of Museum Educators

Photo of CLS team member


Photo of CLS teeam member


Support team

Kamaljit Atwal – Library Assistant
Sharon Bursnall – Library Assistant
Anna Coleman – Library Assistant
Ceri Davies – Office Manager
Elaine Dunn – CLS Support Officer
Kath Perry – CLS Operations Manager
Pallavika Shah – Library Assistant
Philip Warren – Collections and Learning Manager

Where to find us

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Photo of CLS team member


Our Showroom is at the Eastern Annexe,
County Hall, Glenfield,
LE3 8SS.

Map of County Hall Campus

Google Map

Please come and visit us to see our resources and to meet
members of our team. There are always members of staff
available to help you to select resources and to show you
around. You can contact us on 0116 305 3800 or email
at cls@leics.gov.uk.

We offer different types of services depending on your needs, so do have a look at the ‘Our Services’ page above for details of our resources, workshops and staff training.

Photo of CLS team member


Photo of CLS team member


Once you’ve decided which modules you’d like, just click on ‘Our Packages’ and create your bespoke subscription.

You can find out what our schools like about our services in the ‘Testimonials’ page above or read some of the quotes shown throughout the website.

If you’d like one of us to come and talk to you in school about our services, please just ask.