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Murder in Piccadilly: New British Library Crime Classic

With Bobbie Cheldon’s happiness in jeopardy due to his miserly uncle, the stage is set for murder!

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Treasures Gallery closed Fri 30 Jan – Wed 5 Feb

The gallery will be closed to accommodate a special event where the four surviving 2015 Magna Carta manuscripts will be exhibited – find out about our upcoming exhibition

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New Business & IP Centre in Sheffield

Building upon the Library’s successful model in London, BIPC Sheffield will provide valuable business advice and resources

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Jewish survivors of the Holocaust

As we approach Holocaust Memorial Day we have put online over 1,000 hours of audio recordings

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Living Knowledge: The British Library 2015 – 2023

Living Knowledge sets out the Library’s vision for its future development as we look ahead to 2023, the year of our 50th anniversary

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