Nottingham Trent University

3rd December 2004 at 00:00
The school library has emerged as the key to getting young adult fiction read and re-read. At this week's first conference devoted to the 13-plus age group, authors and publishers at Nottingham Trent University agreed that school libraries need more money and support; just in case this takes a while to arrive the librarians are building their own support networks.

Ideas and resources for getting books into the hands and heads of young readers can be found at, created in spare hours by the other Anne Robinson, whose day job is head of learning resources at Nicholas Chamberlaine technology college in Bedworth, Warwickshire.

Log-in as an existing print or digital subscriber

Forgotten your subscriber ID?


To access this content and the full TES archive, subscribe now.

View subscriber offers


Get TES online and delivered to your door – for less than the price of a coffee

Save 33% off the cover price with this great subscription offer. Every copy delivered to your door by first-class post, plus full access to TES online and the TES app for just £1.90 per week.
Subscribers also enjoy a range of fantastic offers and benefits worth over £270:

  • Discounts off TES Institute courses
  • Access over 200,000 articles in the TES online archive
  • Free Tastecard membership worth £79.99
  • Discounts with Zipcar,, Virgin Wines and other partners
Order your low-cost subscription today