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.


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


Learn Live: Intermediate Old English

Deepen your knowledge of Old English literature at our intermediate level online course

Limited places

Other events

Online Event

Occluded Muslim Histories of Modern South Indian Rāga-Based Music

Exploring complex histories of Islamic musical production in colonial South India with Davesh Soneji.

Online Event

Myth and Masculinity: The Feminist Beowulf

A conversation inspired by a new, feminist translation of Beowulf.


Learn Live: Writing Comedy Scenes for Novels and Short Stories

Learn how to write comedy scenes for novels and short stories on two-week online course

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Learn Live: Memoir - Getting Started

Learn how to finally tell your story on our online course

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Tours of the Library

Group visits to exhibitions

Our public spaces are closed for the moment.