Hannah Wright

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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Glasgow Women’s Library named Venue of the Year

Glasgow Women’s Library was this week awarded Venue of the Year at The Icon Awards. The Awards, founded in 2015, highlight some of Scotland’s worthiest individuals, organisations and companies striving for equality and diversity. Venue of the Year was a hotly contested category which saw GWL claim victory over 9 other prestigious organisations. This award comes […]

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Perform at our Burns Night/Woolf Supper

We’re calling for new compositions to be performed at our Burns Night/Woolf Supper.

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#GWL25 Gets Animated

Katie Lundie, one of our talented volunteers, made a special animation to celebrate our 25th birthday. Watch the final video in this blog post.

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How to be a Bold Type

Bold Types is Glasgow Women’s Library’s annual competition for budding writers. Be bold and submit your short stories and poems around the theme of 25 years (in celebration of our important anniversary!) to us by 10th November 2016 and you could read your work at our Scottish Women’s Creative Writing Showcase. To help you put […]

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