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 email or by telephone on +44 (0)20 7412 7901.
Upcoming workshops & events
Find out how to set up your business and avoid common start-up pitfalls in seven easy steps
In this workshop you will learn about how to approach the fundamentals by creating the foundation of your business in the form of your business plan.
Learn how intellectual property can protect you and help you profit from your business idea.
Find out how the Business & IP Centre can help you achieve business success.
Get your business in the media. Learn the tools to do your own publicity for your small business.
Learn the basics of better photography with a mix of presentation and hands-on workshop.
How to find the information you need to start and grow your business.
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