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British Library

The library's collection contains more than 150 million items

The British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom and one of the world’s greatest libraries. The collections include more than 150 million items, in over 400 languages, to which three million new items are added every year. The Library houses books, magazines, manuscripts, maps, music scores, newspapers, patents, databases, philatelic items, prints and drawings and sound recordings.

British Library, St Pancras, 96 Euston Road, London, NW1 2DB

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