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British Library partners with National Trust to uncover collection links

The British Library has partnered with the National Trust to uncover hidden links between their collections. Read more

British Library publishes Booklover's Bucket List

British Library Publishing is releasing The Booklover's Bucket List: A Tour of Great British Literature, to highlight literary hotspots across the country, written by Caroline Taggart... Read more

Literary festivals call for action over 'absurd' 20% VAT rate

Literary festival directors have written an open letter to the Treasury after being hit with a 20% VAT rate on sales from their pre-recorded events... Read more

Hay House UK launches 'Diverse Wisdom' programme

Hay House UK is launching an initiative promoting diversity in the personal development, holistic health and spirituality space. Read more

British Library's 'truly exceptional' chief librarian to retire after 15 years

The British Library’s "truly exceptional" chief librarian, Caroline Brazier, will be stepping down from her role next year after deciding to take early retirement.... Read more

Pictures of the week

Celebrations of Shakespeare and reading are among our pictures of the week. Read more

Shakespeare 'digital library wallpaper' from British Library and Vodafone

Vodafone and the British Library have partnered to make some of the earliest and rarest editions of Shakespeare’s plays available to download from specially-designed wallpaper... Read more

British Library to work closely with Chinese counterpart

The British Library and the National Library of China are to collaborate following an agreement signed by the governments of the two countries. Read more

British Library given grade one listed status

The British Library has been given Grade 1 listed status by the Heritage Minister, with seven other libraries awarded Grade II status. The library, on... Read more

Adichie to deliver first Folio Society Lecture

Novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is to deliver the inaugural Folio Society Lecture when The Folio Prize Fiction Festival returns next year. The three-day festival will... Read more

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