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 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 is launching an initiative promoting diversity in the personal development, holistic health and spirituality space.
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
Celebrations of Shakespeare and reading are among our pictures of the week.
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
The British Library and the National Library of China are to collaborate following an agreement signed by the governments of the two countries.
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
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
The British Library has launched two awards for UK poets and publishers, to highlight the importace of the pamphlet form in introducing readers to new... Read more