Central Library

This library is open on a limited basis.

Abbey Square, Reading RG1 3BQ

0118 901 5950

Location of Central Library

Temporary opening times

From 27 July 2020
Monday: 10am to 3pm
Tuesday: 10am to 3pm
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 10am to 3pm
Friday: 10am to 3pm
Saturday: 10am to 3pm
Closed on Sundays and bank holiday

Open for:

  • order and collect (enter via front door from 1 October)
  • book return via bookdrop
  • computer use (enter via front door from 1 October)
  • visa verification appointments only (enter via rear door)

Please enter via rear of building on Abbey Square – staff will be on hand to help.


Check our Twitter feed or Facebook page for our Christmas and Easter opening times.