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Visit a Reading Room

Christian Science Reading Rooms are peaceful, inviting places to explore spiritual answers to life’s many questions. Each Reading Room is both a bookstore and a quiet place for prayer and study, where everyone is welcome.


Reading Rooms and Sunday Schools in today’s world

Hear  a lively discussion on making these spiritual resources practical avenues for our communities' needs. 



Where do Reading Room Librarians begin? Right here — we have compiled some inspiration for our wonderful Reading Room librarians all around the world. 

Find information about:

  • What the Church Manual says about Reading Rooms
  • Christ-healing and Reading Room activities webinar (and a references document).
  • Curated article list from The Christian Science Journal and Christian Science Sentinel specifically for Reading Room librarians.
  • Webinar videos for librarians that we hope you will find beneficial.


Reading Room communications and events

Reading Room communications and events — here you can find information about:

  • Bulletins / eBulletins — downloadable PDFs — for Reading Rooms and Reading Room librarians
  • Register for our online webinars, as well as watch past webinar videos, for Reading Rooms and Reading Room librarians
  • You can also sign up for our newsletter for Reading Rooms and their staff.


Annual Meeting 2018

Annual Meeting 2018 replay: including the events "A hymn sing of old and new favorites—Waking and singing in the Spirit", "Walking with the Word," and "Reading Rooms and Sunday Schools in today's world."


Resources for librarians

Resources for librarians — here you'll find information about:

  • Promotional materials for Reading Rooms
  • Approved providers
  • Display tips and techniques
  • Guidelines:
    • Guidelines for print and electronic displays 
    • Church websites and Reading Room website guidelines
    • Social Media guidelines
    • How to use the Cross and Crown Trademark


Reading Rooms

Welcome to the Reading Room Resource Center. In this area, you'll find tools and resources to help you advance the healing mission of your branch church and Reading Room.

Reading Room librarians — you'll find information you need about the following:

  • Inspiration
  • Ordering and Product information
  • Information and resources 
  • Communications and events
  • How to contact someone at The Mother Church