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Safe book borrowing in schools during COVID-19

Learning type: Professional learning
Category: Reading culture
Programme: Bookbug Picture Book Prize, Book Week Scotland, First Ministers Reading Challenge, Live Literature, Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour, Scottish Teenage Book Prize
Language: English
Age group: 3-5, 6-8, 9-11, 12-14, 15-18
Topics: COVID-19

For pupils and staff across Scotland, school libraries and book borrowing and lending will have to adapt to the current circumstances and safety guidelines. This resouce offers ideas and advice for librarians, teachers and school staff on how to support safe book borrowing, and how to encourage reading for pleasure during this challenging time.

The resource contains advice and ideas for: