St Brides Library is closed in February

The reading room at St Brides Library will be closed to readers during February 2022. The Librarian will still be available to answer queries:  email

St Brides Library

The reading room at St Brides Library is open every Wednesday. You can book a 3‑hour slots (12:003:00 or 3:306:30), by emailing

St Bride’s Library is reopening

St Bride’s Library has re-opened to personal visitors on by aapointment only on Wednesdays. Appointments can be booked by emailing and will be allocated on a first come first served basis. Visitors must book a 3‑hour slot (either 12:003:00 or 3:30 – 6:30pm) and there is a limit of 10 items per person. Full […]

Baskerville Bible to stay in Birmingham

The future of the Baskerville Bible owned by Birmingham inventor and industrialist Matthew Boulton has been secured, and it will now be housed in the Cadbury Research Library at the University of Birmingham, alongside the University’s many other Baskerville holdings. The lives of Matthew Boulton and the printer John Baskerville were intertwined both commercially and […]