Priority Booking

Members' priority booking for the January – March 2020 season opens at 11.00 on 29 November. Tickets go on general sale at 11.00 on 4 December.

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

Become a Member here or change your preferences

As a Member you can use your online account to book tickets. Call us on +44 (0)1937 546 060 if you don't already have an online account or can't remember your username or password.

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

Events highlights


Lahore Literary Festival 2019

Sat 26 Oct 2019

Contemporary Pakistan in literature, music, art, popular culture and more

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Future Library: Art, Ideas and Time

Tue 8 Oct 2019

Artist Katie Paterson discusses her remarkable 100-year international art project

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Jacqueline Wilson: Rebel Girls

Mon 11 Nov 2019

Join the much-loved author

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The Novels That Shaped Our World

Fri 8 Nov 2019

With Stig Abell, Syima Aslam, Juno Dawson, Mariella Frostrup, Alexander McCall Smith, Kit de Waal and Jo Whiley

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

Your Membership will give us the vital support to care for our collection for years to come.