Explore our world-renowned collections on London history, labour and socialist history, freethought and humanism, co-operation, and protest and campaigning.
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We offer a range of library and archive based workshops to suit learners of all ages - from school groups to seniors.
'Our ignorance of history causes us to slander our own times.'
'The reading of all good books is like conversation with the finest men of past centuries.'
'It is looking at things for a long time that ripens you and gives you a deeper understanding.'
Vincent Van Gogh