In the news

april 2019: article by martin stott for the financial times

Shhh! Private libraries are making a quiet comeback

April 2016: The BBC featured independent libraries.
The fall and rise of subscription libraries, by Sandish Shoker

Previous Annual meetings

The Annual Meeting for 2016 was held at Bromley House Library, Nottingham 10th-11th June.

The 2015 Annual Meeting took place at the Morrab Library, Penzance, 12th-13th June.

Other events

Each Independent Library runs its own events including those listed in the categories above. The Events List is not exhaustive and all events listed are subject to change. Please refer to the individual organisation to confirm details and book your place. Where no price is indicated, the cost of attendance is unknown. Contact your local library using the details in the directory for specific information on events.
*A star indicates that the event is restricted to Members of the organisation only

Forthcoming Exhibitions in AIL Libraries