Older Posts: 2013

21 Revolutions Podcast: Jen Hadfield: Infestation

In the sixteenth of our Glasgow Women’s Library podcasts Jen Hadfield reads her 21 Revolutions piece, Infestation – A Memoir of Pests and talks about her inspiration behind the work.

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Available Now – GWL’s Christmas Hampers!

Still searching for that last minute special pressie? The GWL Elves have produced a beautiful set of gift hampers just in time! We have 11 hamper sets on offer for a range of budgets at £7, £10, £15, £20 and £30.  Or pop in and create your own bespoke versions! The GWL Christmas Hamper is […]

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21 Revolutions: the Publication

Following blockbuster exhibitions at Glasgow’s CCA and Edinburgh’s Royal Scottish Academy and the launch of 21 podcasts from the participating women writers we are thrilled to announce that, with your help, we’ll be launching the 21 Revolutions publication for International Women’s Day 2014.

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Limited Edition Makes You Think Tote Bags

Limited edition Makes You Think tote bags are now for sale in the library, just in time for Christmas!

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Library Open Hours over Christmas

The library will be closed over the Christmas period from Monday 23rd December for two weeks, reopening on Monday 6th January at the usual time of 9.30am.

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Anti-Apartheid campaign display at GWL

Nelson Mandela – Apartheid, Women and Glasgow

Despite great sadness at the death of Nelson Mandela on 5th December 2013 it has, of course, invited fresh dialogue about his life and achievements, and the very nature of apartheid in South Africa. It also provides us with an opportunity to re-examine the role that Glasgow, and particularly the women of Glasgow, played in […]

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Book Week Scotland 2013 (25th November – 1st December) at Glasgow Women’s Library

Glasgow Women’s Library offered a full, fun schedule of events for Book Week Scotland 2013. I had a great time at several of the sessions on offer, where I got the chance to indulge my love of reading and writing as well as taking part in some lively, inventive and therapeutic activities that I haven’t […]

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Join the GWL Board

Applications for the GWL Board of Directors are now closed.

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GWL Champions Information Evening Postponed

Due to weather related problems and travel disruption, we are sorry to announce that this evening’s Board / Champions Information Evening has been POSTPONED.

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A wishlist for our new home

Now that we’ve moved in to our new building at 23 Landressy Street, we’ve started to settle in and get used to our new space. With planning underway for the next stage of renovation works in the building, we’re still raising funds for the renovations work with Women on the Shelf. But we’re also starting […]

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