Association of Librarians in English Speaking Schools 



ALESS's mission is to provide professional support and opportunities to share knowledge and resources to all library staff in English-speaking schools in Hong Kong. 


The librarians in our community regularly take turns hosting professional conferences and workshops. 

See our Past Events

See our Upcoming events


If you are interested in becoming a member and work at an English speaking school library in Hong Kong please click the button on the right. The membership is open to anyone working in the library: teachers, librarians, assistants or clerks. Please include your full name, position held and name of school to facilitate your membership.

You will need to wait for approval. 

If you have questions please contact

Lynn Lawrence-Brown, Hong Kong Academy

ALESS Monthly Meeting Agenda

2023-2024 ALESS meeting minutes


Our association is supported by two coordinators. Please contact them for any queries you may have.

Julia Besnard, Harrow International School Hong Kong

Melissa Cooper, Renaissance College