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Members receive four free event tickets per year,* access to exclusive Member events and priority booking. 

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*Free event tickets cannot be used on Adult Courses, Late at the Library events and other select exceptions.

Events highlights


Wake: The Hidden History of Women-Led Slave Revolts

Tue 1 Jun 2021

Rebecca Hall discusses her ground-breaking new graphic history and memoir, illustrated Hugo Martínez, with Bonnie Greer

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Dalloway Day

Wed 16 Jun 2021

Exploring the relationship between two of modernism's key writers, Virginia Woolf and Katherine Mansfield

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Gilbert White: The First English Ecologist

Mon 21 Jun 2021

With nature writer Richard Mabey and historian Rebecca Rideal

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Alice Through the Looking Glass with Chris Riddell and Friends

Thu 1 Jul 2021

Join illustrator Chris Riddell for a celebration of the classic book

Enjoy unique and memorable experiences for you, your friends and family with British Library Membership.

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