​School pupils celebrate reading and literacy at the Essex Book Awards

- Thursday, March 16, 2017

This week, secondary school pupils from across Essex were recognised at the Essex Book Awards 2017, held at King Edward VI Grammar School, Chelmsford.


Shortlist Announced for Essex Book Awards 2017

- Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Today sees the launch of the Essex Book Awards 2017 with publication of the shortlist of six books for young people nominated for Book of the Year. 


Voting opens for the tenth Essex Book Awards 2016

- Thursday, February 25, 2016

 EES for Schools' School Library Service has opened voting for the annual Essex Book Awards. Secondary school pupils from participating schools are asked to vote for their favourite book from a shortlist.  


​School Library Service Move to Witham

- Wednesday, February 25, 2015

​School Library Service Move to WithamTo enable a smooth transition from the current location to the new site, the move has been postponed. The two week closure period will now be from Tuesday 26 May to Friday 5 June. The bookbus will continue to visit schools during the week commencing 1 June. This period includes half term ensuring minimal impact on schools. 


School Library Service Events

- Tuesday, May 27, 2014

School Library Service EventsWe are looking forward to our up and coming events in June. The Daisy Primary Award is taking place on the 10th of June and the Essex Book Award is on the 20th of June. If you have not yet confirmed your place please contact the School Library Service.