Makeover for University of Reading Library

Main Library makeover – summer 2007

Work has begun to refurbish the Main Library Whiteknights. The ground floor area is due to reopen in October 2007 with a new contemporary, uncluttered look – a fitting entrance to a key service supporting the University’s academic success. Included is:

  • an enlarged Course Collection with extra study space
  • a ‘Knowledge Exchange’ with different furniture to allow various methods of study and informal academic interaction
  • group study rooms
  • an integrated Reception and Information Desk to provide a more efficient service
  • a bigger, staffed caf