Hampshire School Library Service

Welcome to the Hampshire School Library Service virtual learning environment, this resource is intended to support schools who subscribe to our service. To subscribe to our services or to find out more, please visit our website.

If you have registered and cannot remember your password, please click here. If you have not registered for a username and password, please complete this form and return to SLS HQ via email HQ.SLS@Hants.Gov.Uk.

    SLS News and Announcements

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    Spaces available on Junior Librarian.Net and Reading Cloud Training Course
    by Hampshire School Library Service - (SLS HQ) - Tuesday, 11 December 2018, 1:26 PM

    There are still places available on the Junior Librarian .Net and Reading Cloud training that we are running 

     Wednesday 17th January 2019 09:30-15:30

     Falcon House, Monarch Way, Winchester, SO22 5PL 

    It is aimed at anyone who will be managing the Library and includes, Resource Management, Search ...

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    eBook Launch Events 2019
    by Hampshire School Library Service - (SLS HQ) - Friday, 7 December 2018, 1:09 PM

    We have places on our eBook Launch events coming up in 2019. 

    As you may already be aware, Hampshire SLS have expanded our eBook platform offering, to include all subscribing Primary and Special schools. Please see below to find out more and how to book on to our launch events to get your school ...

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    New ePlatform - eBooks & eAudio Titles
    by Hampshire School Library Service - (SLS HQ) - Wednesday, 5 December 2018, 1:31 PM

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    We have added more new titles to our ePlatform central hub, logon to your Schools ePlatform spoke to browse the latest new titles.  We now have 3,741 unique eBook titles including 132 eAudio titles, to browse a full list of our titles please click here

    We have updated our ePlatform Moodle sectio...

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    HIBA 2018 Winner
    by Hampshire School Library Service - (SLS HQ) - Tuesday, 4 December 2018, 3:02 PM

    We are delighted to announce that the winner of the Hampshire Illustrated Book Award for 2018 is An Alphabet of Stories written and illustrated by Oliver Jeffers.

    Over 6000 pupils across Hampshire took part in the award, and spent 6 weeks reading, discussing, exploring, evaluating and, best of all, thoroughly enjoying the six, shortlisted, quality picture books for Older Readers. Many congratulations to Oliver Jeffers and our commiserations to the other celebrated authors and illustrators whose work was also shortlisted.

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    Group Sets
    by Hampshire School Library Service - (SLS HQ) - Wednesday, 28 November 2018, 12:47 PM

    Just a reminder that all group sets that were borrowed for the Autumn Term are due back by Friday 14th December. Please send them back to us as soon as possible in the blue courier bags that they were sent out in. We have a large number of reservations for the Spring term, so need them back so that they can be sent out to the next school.

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    HIBA Voting Closing Soon
    by Hampshire School Library Service - (SLS HQ) - Monday, 26 November 2018, 10:19 AM

    Calling All Hampshire Illustrated Book Award 2018 Participants – if you have already submitted your votes,  we thank you – if not, this is your final call to register the votes of your Year 5 Pupil Judges.


    There is no clear winner at the moment so every vote counts.


    We look forward to announcing the winner early in December .

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    The Day Explorer
    by Hampshire School Library Service - (SLS HQ) - Thursday, 22 November 2018, 6:20 PM

    The Day Explorer

    All our subscribing Primary Schools receive The Day Explorer included in their SLA.  

    The Day Explorer is a unique online current affairs resource for teachers and students. They produce content which supports the national curriculum and introduces pupils to ...

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    Reading Cloud Update
    by Hampshire School Library Service - (SLS HQ) - Thursday, 15 November 2018, 1:49 PM

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    Urgent Capita Reading Cloud Update

    We have had reports from some Schools since Tuesday that there has been issues with accessing Reading Cloud.  These difficulties have only been affecting Hampshire schools who have their internet filtered by Hampshire.

    We have been working with Hampshire Schools IT, and this has now been resolved.

    Schools who were affected should now be able to access Reading Cloud without issues.

    Please contact us at SLS Digital and the School IT Help Desk if there are ongoing issues.

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    Primary and Secondary Schools Anti Bullying and Inclusion Booklists
    by Hampshire School Library Service - (SLS HQ) - Thursday, 15 November 2018, 10:51 AM

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    This week is Anti-Bullying Week (12th - 16th November) and SLS has created new anti-bullying booklists for Primary and Secondary schools to reflect the newest and best titles on this important topic. Please see our Promoting Reading/Booklists page for these.

    We have a number of booklists to promote inclusion and respect, to support trans awareness week; which is also this week we have an LGBT booklist available.

    Many of these titles on our lists are available in eBook and eAudio format on SLS ePlatform

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    eAudio launch on SLS's eBook ePlatform
    by Hampshire School Library Service - (SLS HQ) - Monday, 12 November 2018, 4:06 PM

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    Hampshire SLS is pleased to announce all our subscribing schools now have access to eAudio titles free via our ePlatform 

    Over time we will grow our eAudio collection as we are doing with our eBook collection

    Schools can browse our eAudio collection for free through our ePlatform.  Just like eBooks...

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