Between the Sheets: A Celebration of Libraries

Readers using a St Pancras Reading Room

The British Library season of events celebrates libraries, and considers their significance in the past, the present and the future

What is a library? A place? A collection? A resource? As we move from an age of information scarcity to an age of information glut, from seeking to selecting information, will our perception of what a library is and does change?

Series events

Tracy Chevalier
Panel Discussion

The Writer in the Library

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The King's Library, the British Library at St Pancras
Panel Discussion

The Future of the Library

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Family Day - What's in a book?
Family Activity

Family Day: What is in a book?

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Alberto Manguel
In Conversation

Alberto Manguel: The Library at Night and Other Stories

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King's Library
Panel Discussion

Who Controls Access to Knowledge?

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wales 1 beach with flags
Talk

The Listening Project Lecture: Susie Orbach

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