The Reading Public Library is based in the former Highland Elementary School, which was built in 1894. It became the library in 1984.
The library offers books, magazines, newspapers, internet services, teen and children's books, a local history room, book clubs and other activities.
Ruth Urell is library director.
- Hours: Mon - Wed, 9am - 9pm; Thu, 1pm - 9pm; Fri, 9am - 5pm; Sat, 9am - 5pm; Sun, 2pm - 5pm
- Parking: Free lot
- Size of collection: 126,126
- Services: Audiobooks, Movies, Music CDs, Research databases, Resources for job seekers
- Book donation information: http://www.readingpl.org/gifts/donating-materials/
- Wi-Fi: Free