There is plenty of choice at CEL, with over 7000 books from across the English-speaking world: board books for babies, picture books for pre-schoolers, “big books” for teachers to use with classes, story books both to read to your children and for them to read to themselves, non-fiction books for school projects, and for pleasure, and audio books for long car journeys.

BB Board Books
PB Picture Books
ORT Oxford Reading Tree Scheme
ER Early Readers
JF Junior Fiction
Teen Teenage Fiction
YA Young Adult
AudCD  Audio Books
AudPB / AudJF Audio Books with accompanying book
BigB Big Books
000-999 Non-Fiction books for all ages
Games English language games

You can browse our catalogue online and get a overview of our titles. 

If you are a CEL member you can request items by e-mailing You will be notified by email when your request is ready for collection at the library.