A good library management system will help you keep track of your resources and monitor what your students are reading, but ESS Reading Cloud, the leading library management system with its innovative engaging student reading community actually supports you and your staff in raising literacy standards and promoting reading across your whole school.
ESS Reading Cloud is the chosen provider for over 8000 schools, supporting over 15,000 users every single day, (not including our student users) with a whopping 38 million resources circulated every year!
With Reading Cloud library management systems you have all the functionality you would expect from a leading library management system to ensure the smooth and efficient running of your library, such as issue and returns, stock check and catalogue search, but our LMS with its interactive online reading community does so much more for students, educators and parents.
Reading Cloud helps you establish the library right at the heart of the school as a valuable resource for all departments to use and benefit from
Encouraging Reading for Pleasure
Our library management systems with the innovative online student reading community functionality support you in promoting reading for pleasure across the whole school community to help raise literacy standards and ultimately improve student learning outcomes
Intelligence to inform your decision-making
Reading Cloud reports provide you with valuable insights to inform decision-making and support your inspections (for example details on reading patterns, most popular titles, library performance)
See the real value of your school library
With Reading Cloud library management system reports you are able to see and monitor the value of your assets and the return on your investment in the library.
Reading Cloud goes hand in glove with the UKLA’s mission to advance education in literacy: it supports both reading and writing skills and addresses the social and emotional aspects of a reading experience.
UK Literacy Association
Serving your whole school community
Whether you’re just getting started or you’re looking to take your existing set-up to the next level there’s a Reading Cloud package for you!
Make sure your library meets the needs of your school community and remains a dynamic, valuable and cost-effective whole school resource with ESS Reading Cloud.