Great libraries of England

A talk on the Great Libraries of England

Date: Tuesday 16 May

Venue: Club Room, City Club

Time: Noon - 1pm

Cost: Free for Club members

Celebrate the richness and variety of libraries throughout the centuries with Shane Carmody, historian, author and manager of major State Library of Victoria exhibitions. From cathedrals to private houses, ancient university colleges to royal palaces, Shane will show how books and the knowledge they contain have been treasured, preserved, plundered and honoured.

Bookings essential by Friday 12 May.