Naomi Brown

Open the Door: Laura and Leila

Five years of Opening the Door wide to the world of women’s reading and writing

GWL’s Dr Adele Patrick writes about five years of the groundbreaking Open the Door Festival

May’s Digital Book Group Read: Ill Feelings by Alice Hattrick

The next book which we will be reading in the Digital Book Group is Alice Hattrick’s Ill Feelings, an intrepid, galvanising meditation on illness, disability, feminism, and what it means […]

Map of Landressy Street, Bridgeton

Bridgeton Train Station: Temporary Closure

Please be aware that Bridgeton Train Station will be closed from the 13th of March until the 8th of May due to major improvement works on the track, tunnels and […]

New Year, New Opening Hours

From Wednesday 05 January we are delighted to announce that Glasgow Women’s Library will operate with extended opening hours. Going forward we will be open to the public from 10am […]

Women on the Shelf this Christmas!

Festive Break

Glasgow Women’s Library will close for the festive break at 4pm on Saturday 18th December. We will reopen at 10am on Wednesday 5th of January. Please note that our final […]

Decolonising Women’s Rights: Indigenous Perspectives

Thanks giving means different things to different people, speaking on the Missing and Murdered Indigenous relatives crisis during COP26, Sikowis Nobiss believes we’ve still much to learn about history as […]

A colour photograph of author Denise Mina with Melody House. They are standing facing the camera, in the background and out of focus is a view from Garnethill towards the west end of Glasgow. Denise is wearing a blue denim Levis jacket with a red t-shirt and Melody wears a green embroidered shirt under a dark green puffer jacket. Both are smiling.

Glasgow Women’s Library Garnethill Walking Tour with Denise Mina | Book Week Scotland 2021

This pre-recorded film is part of the 2021 Book Week Scotland Digital Festival. Join Crime writer Denise Mina and Glasgow Women’s Library volunteer Melody House on this special, conversational tour […]

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Glasgow Women’s Library is the only Accredited Museum in the UK dedicated to women’s lives, histories and achievements, with a lending library, archive collections and innovative programmes of public events […]

Art Night Marathon

Thursday 15 July, 8pm  To celebrate our partnership with Art Night we will be screening their online programme across one evening on Thursday 15th July. We hope you’ll join us […]

Two figures are photographed standing against a wall which is daubed with colourful graffiti. The figures are dressed in dark clothing and each is wearing a fancy dress style gorilla mask

Art Night 2021: An interview with the Guerrilla Girls

This summer, Art Night is expanding out of London and across the country, taking place in locations from Skye to Eastbourne and from Derry to Abergavanny, at a range of […]