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Our public spaces are closed for the moment

Following the latest government advice and to keep everyone safe we’re closing our Reading Rooms, galleries and public spaces…

Accessing British Library online content and services

We’re closing our public spaces to keep everyone safe, but we’re always open online.

Lindisfarne Gospels to go on display in the North East in 2022

The most spectacular surviving manuscript from Anglo-Saxon England will be on loan from the British Library.