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Welcome to the Global Study Lounge

Information about the Global Study Lounge, including opening times and facilities can be found here.

Advice and activities are available to help students improve key learning skills, e.g. writing and listening.

You will find the list of resources available for world languages here, as well as many useful links for study. There are resources in over 30 languages, but related mainly to languages taught at Reading.

A range of lectures recorded at the University of Reading are available online for use by students to improve their listening skills.

There are also resources available in the Global Study Lounge for members of staff, related to teaching theory and practice, as well as class sets of materials.

There is a wide range of materials available for students, some of which can be borrowed.

This is the page for news on Global Study Lounge resources and current activities.

Things to do now

Come and visit the Global Study Lounge

Contact us:


+44 (0) 118 378 5422


Location: Room 230

Edith Morley Building

Whiteknights Campus