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Services for library and information professionals

Resources and services for librarians, archivists, curators and information scientists.

Librarianship and Information Sciences Service
Collections, services, current awareness
Collection Metadata
Including the British National Bibliography and MARC21
Document supply
And interlibrary loans
Help for researchers
Subject guides, and selected links to external resources
About the Preservation Advisory Centre
Working across the UK
With the library and information network
Search our catalogues
British Library main and specialist catalogues
Using our Reading Rooms
Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals, academic staff and students
Endangered Archives
Apply for research grants
Collection Care
Looking after the British Library's collections
Business & IP Centre
Support for entrepreneurs and inventors: workshops, networking and advice


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How to contact us
Staff research interests
British Library Journal (eBLJ)
Enquiry service
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