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EVENT | 24 Apr 17:30-21:15 | ALL WELCOME

Archive Evening: Printing and the Mind: Seventeenth-Century Transformations

The Stationers' Archive Evening in London this year features the Library as principal partner, exploring printing in the late 17th century.

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TALK | 2 May 18.30-19.30 | ALL WELCOME

Uncaging the Vulture: New Translations of the Poetry of Solomon Ibn Gabirol

A lecture in London given by Raymond Scheindlin, Professor of Medieval Hebrew Literature at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America.

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TALK | 4 May 17:45 - 18:30 | ALL WELCOME

Discarded History

Introducing the Library's 2017 exhibition on Genizah manuscripts discovered 120 years ago. Public event open to all. Hosted by the Friends.

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EVENT | 10 May 19.30-21.00 | ALL WELCOME

From Cairo to the Cloud – The World of the Cairo Geniza

This documentary film produced, directed and filmed by Michelle Paymer tells the remarkable story of the Cairo Geniza.

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TALK | 11 May 17.30-18.30 | ALL WELCOME

Changing with Richard Berengarten and Geneviève Guetemme

A talk and reading to mark the launch of Berengarten's Changing, and a sequence of eight collaborative drawings by artist Guetemme.

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TOUR | 3 Jun 11:00-12:00 | FRIENDS

Tower Tour: the Height of Fashion

By popular demand, the tower tours are back! Not already a member? Join at

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EVENT | 28 Jun 18:00-20:00 | FRIENDS

Friends Summer Party

It’s all about fun at the Summer Party, so join us in an impressive setting for drinks and nibbles, entertainment, exhibitions and excellent company!

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Our exciting new app allows you to turn the pages and interact with six of the greatest written works in human history.

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