Reading & Desk Lamps Lighting can affect the quality of your work. Ambient light is good for many activities but when you are reading, doing paperwork, crafts or other close and detailed tasks, a reading, desk or task lamp puts the light where you need it – on the work. Browse our assortment of desk, reading and task lights from the comfort of home, any time of the day or night. Choose from articulated LED clip lamps, table lamps, architect lamps, productivity lamps, telescoping desk lamps, LED desk lamps and more. A good quality reading lamp will have a sturdy base and have features which allow you to adjust the light to the proper angle. A modern desk lamp is a marriage of form, function and fashion – it not only looks attractive, it works well. Avoid eye strain by ensuring you have adequate light while you read and do paperwork; home office desk lamps are useful for precision work such as jewelry making and crafting too.