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Palmer Park Library

  • Books - fiction and non-fiction, adult and children, large print
  • Books in Hindi and Urdu
  • Spoken word and music CDs
  • DVDs
  • National and local newspapers, and Daily Jang
  • Selection of magazines
  • Urdu digests
  • Photocopier
  • Free Internet access
  • Study space
  • Toy Library - reserve and pick up small items. 

Use Reading Libraries Online Learning to practise the Driving Theory and Citizenship tests.  Follow the link for the full list of online learning services.

You are welcome into any of our libraries to read a newspaper, join our rhymetimes for pre-school children  or work on your own.  Internet & wi-fi are free, but you must have a library card.  Bring proof of signature to sign up.  If you also bring proof of address, you can borrow books, CDs and DVDs.  Sign up online for ebooks.

Throughout the school holidays activities arranged for children and families see website for more details. 

Who to contact

Telephone
0118 9015106
Website
Palmer Park Library

Where to go

Address
Palmer Park Library
St. Bartholomews Road
Reading
Postcode
RG1 3QB

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Open: Tues, Wed, Thurs & Sat; Closed: Sun, Mon, Fri & Bank Holidays
Time of day
Morning
Afternoon
Session Information
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 9am - 12pm & 1pm - 5pm
Wednesday: 9am - 12pm
Thursday: 9am to 12pm & 1pm to 4pm
Friday: Closed
Saturday: 10am - 1pm
Sunday & Bank Holidays: Closed

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.

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