Hannah Wright

Myrtle Simpson, Professor Dame Sue Black and Horse McDonald included as 2017 ‘Outstanding Women of Scotland’ inductees

Ten Scottish women from the fields of the arts, culture, politics, activism and science have been honoured and inducted into the esteemed Saltire Society ‘Outstanding Women of Scotland’ community at a special event held at Glasgow Women’s Library last night.

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Nominations open for ‘Outstanding Women of Scotland’ 2017

Nominations are now open for the ‘Outstanding Women of Scotland’ awards.

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Support our Play Amnesty to showcase female playwriting talent

Glasgow Women’s Library and Stellar Quines have launched a Play Amnesty to showcase female playwriting talent.

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Spring Programme Launched at GWL

Our Spring Programme 2017 is now officially launched!

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We’re looking for an Events Coordinator

Glasgow Women’s Library are working with Adopt an Intern to recruit an Events Coordinator for a part-time, 12 week contract.

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Bold Types: Scottish Women’s Creative Writing Competition Winners

We’re delighted to announce the winners of our Bold Types: Scottish Women’s Creative Writing Competition 2016.

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Christmas Gift Ideas from GWL

The festive season is fast approaching and we’ve put together a list of the perfect ethical presents that you can buy from your favourite library. All the items that are sold from our shop, both online and in the library, help to support our life-changing work. Not only do we celebrate women’s lives, histories and achievements […]

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Nan Shepherd – Give us Five

Are you curious about the woman on the Royal Bank of Scotland’s new £5 note?

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The 2016 Leah Leneman Essay Prize Competition

Women’s History Scotland are looking for entries to the Leah Leneman Essay Prize competition, a bi-annual prize of £100 for a new essay in the field of Scottish women’s and/or gender history.

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Invitation to Contribute to Unsaid Lullaby

Performer and artist Donna Rutherford joins us at Glasgow Women’s Library in January 2017 for an early showing of her project Unsaid Lullaby. Donna tells us about this brand new video and performance project in her own words and includes an invitation to collaborate for those who wish to share their own experiences on the subject of being childfree.

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