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How Grub Club became a successful business in the pop-up market

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

We asked Siddarth Vijayakumar, co-Founder of Grub Club, some of our burning questions ahead of his appearance at the British Library next month.

Discovering Music

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Have you ever wanted to know more about the British Library's music collections? With over 100,000 music manuscripts, 1.6 million items of printed music and 2 million sound recordings, it can be difficult to know where to start. But that's...

Giorgio Bassani 1916-2000

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Giorgio Bassani is best known for the great sequence of five novels and a collection of short stories, first published separately between 1950s and 1970s which, after a process of constant linguistic revisions, were finally published in 1980 as ll...

The Book Banner Who Inspired Banned Books

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

25 September to 1 October is Banned Books Week, when the American Library Association raises awareness of books which have been challenged over the past year to encourage freedom of expression and education. In the ALA's lists of frequently or...

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