A building or room containing collections of books, periodicals, and sometimes films and recorded music for people to read, borrow, or refer to
A collection of toys which may be borrowed by or for children.
A collection of films, especially one kept for research or for borrowing or renting
A library which the public are permitted to use without payment, especially one maintained out of public funds.
A collection of DNA fragments produced by cloning, typically from a particular organism
A collection or archive of photographs.
The national library of Britain, containing the former library departments of the British Museum. The principal copyright library, it was established separately from the British Museum in 1972, and moved to a new headquarters in 1998
A public library run by the county authorities.
A public library from which books may be borrowed and taken away for a short time
An edition of a book that is of large size and has good-quality print and binding, especially the standard edition of a writer’s works
A graduate school of a university teaching library science
The study of collecting, preserving, cataloging, and making available books and other documents in libraries
A large vehicle that travels around to allow people in smaller or more remote communities to borrow books
A branch of a library situated at a distance from the main or central library.
Computing = library.
A library maintained for the use of the public, usually out of public funds.
A series of books published in cheap editions intended to be suitable for reading on a train journey.
A library that rents books and other material for a fee
A library accommodated in a vehicle or on wheels so as to be transportable and able to operate in different places.
A member-owned library maintained by subscription or by the purchase of shares.
The main research library of Oxford University, and one of six copyright libraries in the UK
A library entitled to receive one free copy of each book, pamphlet, map, music sheet or score, and periodical published in the UK
Footage used to illustrate a television news story that was recorded at an earlier time and is not recent
A library, typically one holding many reference books, in which the books are not for loan but may be read on site
A small library with books lent for a small fee to subscribers
A library supported or maintained by the subscriptions of individuals.
The US national library, in Washington, DC
A collection of programs and software packages made generally available, often loaded and stored on disk for immediate use