St Bride Library Closure: Update Roundup

On 31 July I post­ed that the Library at St Bride’s was to close, but noth­ing had been pub­lished on the Foun­da­tion’s web­site. Around the same time Print­Week report­ed that the Library was being ‘restruc­tured’.  The Asso­ci­a­tion of Euro­pean Muse­ums said – Giv­en the cli­mate of uncer­tain­ty which has sur­round­ed the future devel­op­ment of the St […]

Closure of St Bride Library

Ter­ri­ble news this after­noon: after 123 years St Bride Library will close.  The web­site it not yet updat­ed, but this mes­sage was post­ed to the LETPRESS list today – St Bride Foun­da­tion Update We would like to bring to your atten­tion that due to fund­ing con­straints the Foun­da­tion regrets that it is no longer pos­si­ble to keep […]

Arab Press Register

In the Sum­mer of 2013 I set up a form to col­lect details of Arabs press­es around the world.  There are 19 press­es reg­is­tered at the moment run­ning in age from about 1892 to 1907. If you run an Arab and are will­ing to share the details, please com­plete the Arab Reg­is­ter.  In the com­ing months, I’ll organise […]

St Bride Foundation: Wayzgoose Sunday 17 May

The St. Bride Foun­da­tion will be hold­ing a Wayz­goose — a print­ers’ fair — this com­ing Sun­day 17 May between 11am and 4pm.  Details at their web­site! [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1 m³!1d4966.100667204068!2d‑0.10542691534423829!3d51.51229256086154!2 m³!1f0!2f0!3f0!3 m²!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3 m³!1 m²!1s0x4876055c47318b3b%3A0x143cf4512f8f9f07!2sSt+Bride+Foundation!5e0!3 m²!1sen!2suk!4v1431625017273&w=600&h=450]