See how artists and writers have engaged with the collection in imaginative and creative ways.
Explore ideas of memory and identity, home and belonging with fine art photographer Chino Otsuka.
Enter Chino Otsuka
Join artist Lizzie Ridout as she hunts through the collection for domestic objects from the past, seeking both the mundane and the bizarre.
A Little Dust Whispered
Explore evocative pieces from the manuscript reading room with artist and writer Rachel Lichtenstein.
Here the world's first 'international confectionary historian' chooses his favourite sweet-related sources from the BL collection.
Listen to extracts of ‘nonsense’ English and explore ideas of language with performance artist Ming Wong.
Examine the nature of magic whilst casting incredible spells with Creative Researcher and playwright Diane Samuels.
Creative research is a constant process of seeking and questioning. Find out more about our approach to research here.