All Reading libraries are open as normal, see www.reading.gov.uk/libraries for opening and information.
For the latest on rhymetimes, see www.reading.gov.uk/rhymetimes
Services we provide:
- Books - Fiction and non-fiction books for both adults and children
- Spoken word CDs
- Large print books
- National and local newspapers
- Local Studies Pack on the development of the Southcote estate
- Free Internet access
- Study space
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
- 0118 9015109 0118 9015109
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Where to go
- Southcote Library
Southcote Community Hub
- RG30 3QP
Directions to RG30 3QP
Time / Date Details
- When is it on
- Open Tues, Thurs, Fri & Sat; Closed Mon, Weds, Sun & Bank Holidays
- Time of day
- Session Information
Tuesday: 9am - 12pm & 1pm - 7pm
Thursday: 9am - 12pm & 1pm - 4pm
Friday: 9am - 12pm
Saturday: 10am - 1pm
Sunday & Bank Holidays: Closed
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