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
Find out how the Start-ups in London Libraries programme can help you achieve business success.
Find out how to set up your business and avoid common start-up pitfalls in seven easy steps
Find out how the Business & IP Centre can help you achieve business success.
Learn how intellectual property can protect you and help you profit from your business idea.
This webinar will explain the basics behind patent protection and registration, and how to use internet databases and resources to search for patents.
You have decided to start or grow your business - and now you need investment. But where do you start?
An essential guide to understanding how trade marks can help your business succeed.
The webinar will explain the basics behind registered design protection and registration, and how to use internet databases and resources to search for designs.
Discover four basic business research methods you can use to ascertain whether your new business idea has the potential to succeed in competitive markets.
What does the Intellectual Property Act 2014 cover? Find out how it is modernising UK intellectual property law, most notably design and patent laws.
Discover the UK intellectual property (IP) rights available, ranging from your automatic intellectual property rights to those you have to apply for.
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