Unfinished Business: The Fight for Women's Rights

Open until 21 Feb 2021

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

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Hebrew Manuscripts: Journeys of the Written Word

18 Aug 2020 - 11 Apr 2021

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

Events at the Library


Learn Live: Memoir – The Art of Remembering

Memoirs are built with memories, but what if you can’t remember very much?

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Other events

Special Event

Ships at a Distance: A Celebration of Zora Neale Hurston

Hosted by Black Girls’ Book Club co-founders Natalie Carter and Melissa Cummings-Quarry, with Salena Godden and Jackie Kay.


Study Morning: Hebrew Manuscripts

A virtual study morning exploring the rich and fascinating history of Hebrew manuscripts.

Special Event FREE

Black Spartacus: The Epic Life of Toussaint Louverture

The epic story of a great leader, military genius and revolutionary hero.

Special Event FREE

White Supremacy: What You Need To Know

Award-winning science journalist Angela Saini and guests.

Tours of the Library

Group visits to exhibitions

We’re gradually reopening to keep everyone safe. We’re currently just open Tuesday – Saturday. Remember, pre-booking is essential.