Reading Well Books on Prescription

Understand and manage your health through reading.

What is Reading Well?

Reading Well Books on Prescription helps you to manage and understand your health by reading books recommended by health professionals. There are 4 collections of books available to borrow:

Borrowing books

To borrow books, you will need to be a member of the library. If you're not, don't worry. Join now.

If you are interested, your GP can recommend the best books for you. Or, come to the library and you can choose your own books. Take a look at the titles we have available in the online catalogue.

You can keep the books for 3 weeks and renew up to 4 times.

If a book isn't available for you, we will reserve it free of charge.