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UK Sound Directory

Help us create a directory of the UK’s recorded sound collections. Our survey has been extended until 30 May 2015

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Science writing competition winners

'Rolling back malaria: A journey through space and time' wins first place – Read all the winning entries

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A business boost for libraries

Over £650,000 pledged to support the British Library’s Business & IP Centre national network

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Stunning new Medieval Monsters book

Over 100 images from medieval manuscripts, from satyrs and sea creatures to griffins and dragons

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