British Library

96 Euston Rd
London, NW1 2DB

The British Library makes our intellectual heritage accessible to everyone, for research, inspiration and enjoyment. It contains over 150 million items from around the world, including over 14 million books. It is the national library of the UK and receives a copy of every publication produced in the UK and Ireland to expand its impressive and considerable collection.

The storage void of the new British Library National Newspaper Building at Boston Spa in West Yorkshire, home to 750 million newspaper pages. Photo © Kippa Matthews