The Move

Phase Three Building Works

Just Another Phase!

If you’ve visited Glasgow Women’s Library of late, you can’t help but have noticed that we are once again shrouded in scaffolding, from top to bottom and right around the building. This marks the next vital stage of the renovations to our stunning Grade B Listed building.

GWL sign being installed at the front of 23 Landressy Street

Signs of Progress at 23 Landressy Street

We are very excited to report that the internal works relating to the former ‘men’s reading room’ (we really must find a new name for this cracking new space!) are now complete for this phase, and the keys will be handed to us on Monday 7th September.

GWL Development Sign February 2015

Reporting on our Renovations

Our major renovation project started in November 2014, with the whole GWL team excited to be finally on-site and witnessing the daily progress of the build.

The GWL team ready to build a bright, exciting new era for GWL

Building Our Future

Exactly a year after relocating to our beautiful new Bridgeton home at 23 Landressy Street, we are overjoyed to announce the start of building works to further transform our premises.

Welcome To The Library’s New Home

On Monday the library officially opened the door of its new home to the public. It is fantastic to finally be in a permanent home with so much potential. So far there has been a fantastic amount of interest in the library’s new building, which visitors seem to love. The opening of the library was […]

GWL Staff and Volunteers celebrate in the new lending library space at 23 Landressy Street

The Next Chapter

We are very pleased and excited to have now relocated and to be up and running in our new permanent home in Landressy Street. We look forward to welcoming you all soon. This huge undertaking marks the start of a new chapter in the life of Glasgow Women’s Library.

23 Landressy Street on Doors Open Day 2013

Open Doors Day Hooray

Every year Glasgow, and many other cities across the country,have a doors open day event and this year the library was able to host it’s event at it’s new home in Glasgow’s East end.The day was quite simply a phenomenal success. There was over 100 visitors throughout the day all of whom seemed extremely interested […]

The GWL Team with a model of our future home in Bridgeton

This Is Who We Are

This Is Who We Are is a series of talks and walks to celebrate the move to our new home. As well as giving an entertaining and informative introduction to who we are and what we do, we will also be introducing some of the Firebrand Women from our collections.

Map of Landressy Street, Bridgeton

Glasgow Women’s Library is moving to 23 Landressy Street

We’re moving to 23 Landressy Street in Bridgeton! The Library will be closed except for events from 14th October to 11th November while we move and unpack.

Signing up for 23 Landressy Street

We are very happy and excited to announce that the Licence to Occupy our new premises is now finalised.