The British Library
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Headquarters London, United Kingdom
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Arts, Entertainment & Recreation
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
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Where else would J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series share shelf space with the first edition of The Canterbury Tales? The British Library houses the UK's national collection of books and music, as does the Library of Congress in the US. Its collection of more than 150 million items includes a copy of every publication produced in the UK and Ireland, as well as many rare and historic works. The British Library was created by Act of Parliament in 1972, which combined several national archives under a single administration. The library is funded by the Department of Culture... More

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Pros: This is one of the world's greatest cultural heritage institutions, the collects are amazing and they are fantastic to work with. Really interesting projects in the digital library space. Full Review

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