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Glasgow Women’s Library: Museum of the Year for so many

An update from GWL in the wake of the Art Fund Museum of the Year 2018 results.

GWL it's for me flag

Fly the Flag for GWL on Social Media

Add our brilliant new flag design to your social media profile to show your support for our Art Fund Museum of the Year 2018 campaign.

Three woman standing holding a flag that drapes over a marble balcony. The flag is pink with a yellow banner and the words 'Glasgow Women's Library' and 'It's for me' are written on the flag.

Flying the Flag for GWL

Glasgow Women’s Library today announced the launch of a new, specially designed flag that will be ‘flown’ at locations across Scotland as part of their campaign to become Art Fund Museum of the Year 2018.

Warm Welcome

We’re recruiting!

We are seeking to appoint a Front of House Facilitator who will staff our Front of House as well as working with and supporting a team of volunteers to provide a warm welcome to all our visitors.

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GWL Summer Programme 2018 Out Now!

Our Summer Programme 2018 is now available for you to browse at your leisure.

A month of specials and travels

In this blog post, our intern Jeanette reminisces about what volunteering at GWL held for her in the month of May. Be prepared for travels, books and fun at handcrafting.

Art Fund Museum of the Year 2018 Finalist

#MyMuseum – Join the Conversation

Glasgow Women’s Library is a unique organisation. We are the only Accredited Museum in the UK dedicated to women’s history and we hold a treasure trove of historical and contemporary artifacts and archive materials that celebrate the lives, histories and achievements of women. We were delighted to announce on Tuesday 1st May that we have been […]

Art Fund Museum of the Year 2018 Finalist

Glasgow Women’s Library shortlisted for prestigious Art Fund Museum of the Year 2018

Glasgow Women’s Library today announced their inclusion on the shortlist for the prestigious Art Fund Museum of the Year 2018 – the only Scottish museum to make the shortlist this year, and the first nomination for a museum rooted in feminism. Supported by Art Fund, the £100,000 Museum of the Year prize is designed to […]

Our volunteers and staff recommend…

Our most recent Book Picnic took place on Friday 20th and as usual was filled with exciting new recommendations.

Bike shelter outside Glasgow Women's Library

Introducing our new bike shelter

As part of our commitment to encouraging and supporting green travel we now offer our cyclist visitors access to a locked and dry bike shelter, thanks to funding from Cycling Scotland.