Ever since language was first written down libraries have existed to store records and stories and provide a space for people to research and study. From Alexandria to Rome and beyond, this talk explores some of the most famous libraries in history and the fate of their priceless collections of knowledge. Event is free but booking is required. £1.50 for refreshments. You can book your place in branch, by phone on 0208 547 5006, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.