‘Please note that as of 17th March all Reading Borough Libraries are closed due to the Coronavirus precautions.’
- Books - fiction and non-fiction, adult and children, large print
- Books in Hindi and Urdu
- Spoken word and music CDs
- National and local newspapers, and Daily Jang
- Selection of magazines
- Urdu digests
- 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.
PALMER PARK LIBRARY will temporarily close for just under two weeks for essential maintenance work between Thursday 27th February and Monday 9th March 2020. The plan is for the library to close at 4pm on Thursday 27th February and re-open at 9am on Tuesday 10th March.