Exhibition

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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Exhibition

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

Special Event FREE

Black Spartacus: The Epic Life of Toussaint Louverture

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

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Other events

Special Event FREE

White Supremacy: What You Need To Know

Award-winning science journalist Angela Saini and guests.

Special Event

Janina Ramirez: Femina

Writing medieval women back into history.

Course

Learn Live: Food Writing – Communicating Your Work

Serving up your culinary columns.

Special Event

Jews, Gentiles, Men, Women... and Monsters

A strange and unusual world of manuscripts.

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.