Priority Booking

Members' priority booking for the July – September season opens at 11.00 on 31 May. Tickets go on general sale at 11.00 on 5 June.

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


Classic Album Sundays present John Grant

Mon 3 Jun 2019

An evening with the American singer-songwriter

Book now

International Poet Laureate Showcase

Tue 11 Jun 2019

A rare opportunity to see some of the finest emerging writers from both sides of the Atlantic

Book now

The Zee Jaipur Literature Festival Weekend Pass

Sat 15 Jun 2019 - Sun 16 Jun 2019

A two-day taster of ‘the greatest literary show on Earth’

Book now

Shubbak Literature Festival - Full Day Pass

Sun 30 Jun 2019

A celebration of contemporary Arabic writing

Book now

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.