Welcome to the Westlake Girls High School Library

This library with its wonderful book selection aims to cater for all your research and recreational reading needs.

Opening Hours:
  • 6:30 am-5:00 pm 
  • Mon-Fri 
  • term time only
  • 15 computers for student use
  • wi-fi throughout the school
  • printing and photocopying in colour and B&W 
  • passwords
  • 13,000+ books including: 
study guides
graphic novels
quick reads

Book of the Week:

Amelia Westlake

Two girls create Amelia Westlake, a fake student who can take the credit for a series of provocative pranks at their school. But the further their hoax goes, the harder it is for the girls to keep Amelia Westlake's true identity hidden.

Library Links
  • Facebook: check out the WGHS library page for the latest library news, book trailers, exciting new stock and competition updates.

  • Pinterest: browse our suggested book lists covering a variety of themes including 1.10 recommendations, book art and library humour.

Award Winners:
New Zealand Book Awards (awarded by NZ Booksellers)
Printz Award (awarded by American Library Association)
Best Young Adult Fiction (chosen by readers on Goodreads)
LIANZA Young Adult (awarded by NZ Librarians)

Reading Lists:
Teen booklists (Christchurch Library)
Stuff for the Teen Age (New York Public Library)
Teen Reads
Books for Teens (Seattle Library)
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