Workshops and events

We offer a wide range of free or low cost workshops and events at the British Library, St Pancras. If you can’t physically come to the Library you can still take advantage of our expertise by registering for one of our regular webinars, from wherever you are in the world.

Advance booking for all our workshops is essential.   If you have to cancel, please contact us at least 24 hours in advance via our online form or by telephone on +44 (0)20 7412 7901. 

Upcoming workshops & events

Workshop FREE

What next for my business idea?

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Find out how the Start-ups in London Libraries programme can help you achieve business success.

Workshop FREE

Get ready for business

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Find out how to set up your business and avoid common start-up pitfalls in seven easy steps

Workshop

Raise your profile - Shine your light

Get your business in the media. Learn the tools to do your own publicity for your small business.

Webinar FREE

Webinar: How to get your business online

UK2 will show you the five building blocks for creating a successful online venture.

All business events
Workshop

Better food photography for your business

A practical, hands-on workshop for food sector business who want better photos without breaking the bank

Workshop

Could my idea become a business?

Discover why some business ideas succeed and whether yours could be one of them.

Workshop

Get cash flow confident

A practical and stress-free way to get the financial knowledge, confidence and tools to help you understand, forecast and manage for growth.

Social FREE

Coffee Morning at the Business & IP Centre

Meet, network and find out more…

Articles

Four basic research methods for business start-ups

Discover four basic business research methods you can use to ascertain whether your new business idea has the potential to succeed in competitive markets.

How does the Intellectual Property Act 2014 affect me and my business?

What does the Intellectual Property Act 2014 cover? Find out how it is modernising UK intellectual property law, most notably design and patent laws.

What are intellectual property rights?

Discover the UK intellectual property (IP) rights available, ranging from your automatic intellectual property rights to those you have to apply for.

Fair use copyright explained

What constitutes fair dealing in UK copyright law? Discover the core areas of fair use, allowing for the lawful usage or reproduction of work without permission

All business articles