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New opportunities for collaborative PhD research exploring the British Library’s science collections

05 October 2015

Applications for collaborative PhD research around the British Library’s science collections are now open to UK universities and other HEIs The British Library is looking for university partners to co-supervise collaborative PhD research projects that will open up unexplored aspects...

British Library Labs Symposium (2015)

05 October 2015

The BL Labs team are excited to announce that the third annual British Library Labs Symposium (2015) is taking place on Monday 2nd November 2015, from 09:30 –17:00 in the British Library Conference Centre, St Pancras. The event is free,...

I beg to apply for a ticket: Lenin at the British Library

05 October 2015

The founder of the world’s first socialist state, Vladimir Il'ich Lenin, visited London six times between 1902 and 1911, and on at least five of these occasions found the time to call into the British Museum whose Library collections were...

From fiction to fact: the science of Animal Tales

04 October 2015

Alice Kirke investigates the facts behind the fiction of the British Library’s Animal Tales exhibition. The Animal Tales exhibition at the British Library explores what our portrayal of animals within literature tells us about ourselves. The natural environment and its...

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