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From activities and events to interviews and storytelling, there’s something for everyone in our digital library.

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150 Years of Nottingham City Libraries

In celebration of Libraries Week, enjoy a variety of images from over 150 years of Nottingham City Libraries.
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Libraries Week 2021

Find out more about what libraries have to offer and the amazing contribution that libraries make to their communities!
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Mental Health Awareness Weeks October 2021

Live events in libraries, online storytime and business help, tell us your feel good reads...
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Teenage Wellbeing

Provides quality-assured information, stories and advice to support teenagers mental health and wellbeing
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Black History Month

Black History Month

To celebrate Black History Month, Nottingham City Libraries have teamed up with Nottingham Writers Studio to bring you works from local writers.
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Black Lives

Black Lives is the Nottingham Writers Studio collection of stories where ethnic minorities take the major roles. Written by a diverse range of 27 authors from around the globe their tales cross all genres while tackling issues of race, colourism and identity.
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October 2021

New Reads on BorrowBox

Explore some of the best books on BorrowBox this month.
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October 2021

Graphic Novels in libraries

Explore graphic novels on the shelves in our libraries
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National Poetry Day 2021

UK-wide celebration of poetry, taking place on 7th October 2021, and this year’s theme is Choice.  It encourages everyone to Read a poem, Write a poem, Share a poem….
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Chai Experience

We want to talk to more people about their experience of coming to live in Nottingham, to find out about their lives in the City in the 1950’s, 60’s and 70’s.
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