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.

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Exhibition

Paddington: The Story of a Bear

9 Jul 2021 - 31 Oct 2021

Join Paddington on a new adventure at the British Library this summer.

Events at the Library

Online Event FREE

10 Stories to Make a Difference

A stellar line-up celebrates the publication of ten new children’s stories

Other events

Family Activity

Family Workshop: Explore, Make and Play

We need you! Help us create an exciting art station for families

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Online Event FREE

The Gendered Journey Of The Roopkotha

Explore the complex literary history of Bengali 'fairy tales' called roopkotha

Online Event

Ledbury Poetry Critics: Reviewing the Reviews

Delving into poetry criticism

Course

Learn Live: Introduction to Hebrew

Go on a journey through 3,500 years of the Hebrew language on our online course

Limited places

Tours of the Library

Group visits to exhibitions

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