Marx Memorial Library & Workers' School

Since our foundation in 1933 we've been at the heart of the British labour movement advancing education, knowledge and learning in all aspects of the science of Marxism, the history of socialism and the working class

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About Us

Find out about our history and what we do

Our Collections

Browse our library and archive catalogues and discover more our core collections including our archives on the Spanish Civil War, the print unions and peace and solidarity campaigns


Education & Events

Take a look at our programme of forthcoming coming classes and events, and find out about our trade union, school, student and online education facilities


Digitisation & Cataloguing Assistant Vacancies

The Marx Memorial Library is looking for two Digitisation & Cataloguing Assistants to work on our Poster Collection   The Marx Memorial Library (MML) is looking for two enthusiastic Digitisation and Cataloguing Assistants with experience working in a library, archive Read More

International Brigade Memorial Trust Feature on Archives Project

Project Archivist Rose Brown updates the International Brigade Memorial trust on progress with the Volunteers for Liberty project. She writes 'will improve access to the collection, not least among a wider audience who have until now been unaware of this Read More

Marx 200

Marx Memorial Library celebrates Marx's 200th birthday on 2018 with a Major International Conference On 5 May we will celebrate Marx’s work and explore the significance of Marxism in the world today. At SOAS, University of London. 10am-6pm Speakers include:John Read More

Book Sales at the MML

The MML hosts regular book sales which offers out parts of our collection of rare pamphlets and books on labour history and working-class movements to the public. The book sales are always very popular and worth checking out to get Read More

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The Marx Memorial Library and Workers' School is an educational charity and relies on support from members, donors and volunteers. Find out more about what you can do to help

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