Exhibition

Unfinished Business: The Fight for Women's Rights

Open until 1 Aug 2021

A fairer world for everyone: the fight for women’s rights is unfinished business.

Exhibition

Hebrew Manuscripts: Journeys of the Written Word

18 Aug 2020 - 6 Jun 2021

Journey beyond the Bible to discover the history, culture and traditions of Jewish people from all corners of the world through the ages.

Exhibition FREE

Khadija Saye: in this space we breathe

3 Dec 2020 - 8 Aug 2021

"We exist in the marriage of physical and spiritual remembrance. It's in these spaces...[that] we identify with our physical and imagined bodies." – Khadija Saye

Events at the Library

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The Real World of Arthur Conan Doyle

The complex reality of Victorian life.

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Other events

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HistFest Sunday Pass

Get a Day Pass for Sunday.

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The House of Byron: Scandal, Fall and the Rise to Celebrity

With Emily Brand and Greg Jenner, chaired by Kate Williams.

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Black Tudors, Activists and Midwives: When Historical Fact Meets Historical Fiction

Explore the complicated world of historical fiction.

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Æthelflæd: Lady of the Mercians

Michael Wood delves into the life of Æthelflæd.

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Tours of the Library

Group visits to exhibitions

Our public spaces are closed for the moment.