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The latest news and views from Gladstone's Library.


Our New Additions

by Amy Sumner | Friday, 17th August 2012 | 0 Comments

The Library has added several books to its collection and is also now subscribing to four new periodicals: 'New Statesman', 'Spectator', 'Economist', and 'Prospect'.


The Faith Thing

by Amy Sumner | Wednesday, 23rd May 2012 | 0 Comments

So, what of faith? Theres no getting away from it here in the Library, from its actual founding, to the theology room in the library itself, to the event last night to open the Robinson Room; from St


Faithful Citizenship

by Amy Sumner | Friday, 13th April 2012 | 0 Comments

Todays post is courtesy of regular visitor to Gladstones Library, author Greg Garrett. His latest book on religion and politics, Faithful Citizenship, is out this week. It is dedicated to Gladstones L


Naomi takes stock

Thursday, 15th March 2012 | 0 Comments

Gladstone is everywhere in this building. Paintings, writings, sculptures, even a photograph or two. There's a statue of him in the library itself in which I swear he's doing the Saturday Nigh

Zombies, Run!

by Amy Sumner | Friday, 02nd March 2012 | 0 Comments

Here our Writer-In-Residence, Naomi Alderman talks about the new iPhone app which she has created with games studio Six to Start.


Our new additions

by Amy Sumner | Wednesday, 22nd February 2012 | 0 Comments

So far this year we have had the following additions to our collection at the Library, including books by our Writers-in-Residence for 2012..



Books and Food

by Amy Sumner | Monday, 30th January 2012 | 0 Comments

We have a number of new events starting at the Library in February that we hope you will all come and take part in.Starting on February 12th, we are introducing a traditional Sunday Carvery t