We would like to advise customers that some areas of the library may be more noisy than usual during the afternoon and evening of Friday 15 November due to a charity choir performance in the Book Rotunda. Some study tables on the Knowledge Floor will also be unavailable during this time.
To mark the 70th anniversary of the start of a systematic welfare reform in Britain and reflect on current social policies, there will be a display on Level 2 in the Library of Birmingham (Knowledge) running for a month from Monday 9 March to 2015.
for-Wards is an audaciously ambitious musical ode to Brum. Local composer Bobbie-Jane Gardner and a team of professional musicians have worked with local communities in Birmingham to collect and record the sounds of their neighbourhood