The South Reading Community Hub

Whitley Library on Northumberland Avenue will stay open until 12 noon on Christmas Eve. It will not then re-open until Thursday 2 January at 9am when normal opening hours resume. No books are due back during the period when the library is closed.

The Central Library will stay open until 1pm on Christmas Eve and if you borrowed books from there and need to return them to make room for your Christmas presents, the book-drop will be open.

The library service’s eBooks and eMagazines will be available throughout the festive period.

  1. Council Christmas Information
  2. Normal library opening hours Whitley & Central
  3. Reading Libraries