“Education Scotland has also published the 3-18 Literacy and English Review, the latest in a series of Curriculum Reviews. This includes the following passage in a case study which looks at the role Liberton High School Library (Edinburgh) plays in promoting a reading culture:

“Where secondary schools have a librarian, s/he often plays a key role in the promotion of a reading culture and many run information literacy courses and support the development of research skills. Secondary schools could do more to develop an ethos where reading is valued beyond S3”.

The full report can be read here: http://www.educationscotland.gov.uk/Images/3to18LiteracyandEnglishReview_tcm4-856583.pdf