Happy birthday to us!

January 12, 2018 4:55 pm

2018 is our 250th year and to celebrate we have various exhibitions, events, a celebration dinner and a conference planned for the year. Keep checking our events lists but in the meantime read this lovely article by Chris Nickson from the Big Bookend blog here.

The card catalogue has been integrated into our online catalogue!

August 11, 2017 3:35 pm

The card catalogue records have now been merged into our online catalogue.  This means that you can search for everything in one place. The records have ‘Card Catalogue’ as the medium, class mark and location.  To find out its class mark (the number that can usually be found on the spine of the book and tells […]

Booking on the Library’s events just got easier!

June 30, 2017 10:24 am

To book on one of the Library’s events, just visit our new look events page and you’ll be taken straight to the Eventbrite booking page.

Welcome to our new website!

June 7, 2017 2:49 pm

Welcome to our new website.  We hope you like the look of it and the new features such as: Membership store New look events page Members’ Forum We’ve also had new photographs taken of the Library.  We hope you like it all.  If you’re a member why not register to post on our Forum and […]

Events at The Leeds Library

The Leeds Library, The Through the Pages Anniversary Monthly Film Series

Saturday 27th January,
13:30 to 16:00

The Leeds Library celebrates its 250th anniversary this year, and each month, we will show a film around the themed monthly exhibitions on display in our foyer. Details are only available in the library. £4.00 including refreshments SORRY - LEEDS LIBRARY MEMBERS ONLY! more...

The Leeds Library Members' Film Club (M2018)

Saturday 3rd February,
13:15 to 15:45

Members' Film Club: The Femme Fatales and the Underdogs Season Details are only available in the library. £4.00 including refreshments SORRY - LEEDS LIBRARY MEMBERS ONLY! more...

Found Fiction Launch

Thursday 8th February,
19:00 to 22:30

Found Fiction Launch The Leeds Library, 18 Commercial Street, Leeds As part of its 250th Anniversary celebrations, The Leeds Library will be hosting the launch night of #foundfiction - a guerrilla pu more...

The Leeds Library Treasure Book Adventure Quest

Monday 12th February,
10:00 to 01:00

The Leeds Library Treasure Book Adventure Quest The Leeds Library, 18 Commercial Street, Leeds A drop in activity. Walk around The Leeds Library, which celebrates its 250th Anniversary in 2018 and fi more...