Abstract: This study aims to determine the performance of the Community Reading Gardens in Palembang. The research method uses a qualitative descriptive approach. The research subject was the manager and staff of the community reading park. Data collection techniques used purposive sampling, namely choosing 3 types of TBM. Each sample of the 3 types of TBM totalled 7 TBM. The research technique uses interviews, observation and documentation. The results showed that the community reading parks in Palembang of the 3 types had significantly different performance. The performance of TBM from the foundation is very good. The performance of TBM originating from the Paud school was not good, and TBM in PKBM had quite good performance. The advice given is the need for training for managers of community reading parks.
Keywords: community, TBM, reading