About Us

Our opening times are:Library staff holding Roald Dahl books

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

July and August Holidays – we are open:

Monday 16th – Thursday 19th July 9.00am to 4.30pm
Monday 13th – Thursday 16th August 9.00am to 4.30pm
Monday 20th – Thursday 23rd August 9.00am to 4.30pm
Tuesday 28th August – normal term time opening

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.

Our team of staff are:Photo of museum educator and children

Staff working in schools
Marissa Gisbourne – CLS Librarian
Bridget Hamlet – CLS Librarian
Nicole Jordan – CLS Librarian
Cassie Kemp – CLS Librarian
Alex McGowan – CLS Librarian
Claire Moore – CLS Librarian
Jo Sennitt – CLS Librarian
Mary Sibson – Schools Network Officer
Lisa Webb – Artworks & Resource Box Officer

Plus our team of Museum Educators

Support teamPhoto of library staff

Kamaljit Atwal – Library Assistant
Sharon Bursnall – Library Assistant
Anna Coleman – Library Assistant
Ceri Davies – Office Manager
Elaine Dunn – CLS Support Officer
Brian Kennedy – CLS Manager
Kath Perry – CLS Operations Manager
Pallavika Shah – Library Assistant

Where to find us

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.