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


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


Marx House

Read about our building’s fascinating history, book a guided tour of Marx House and hire our hall for a lecture, meeting or event

 
 

A Peoples' History of Crime and Punishment

A new course at MML which aims to provide the historical background to the criminal law, particularly that of England and Wales, from a critical and Marxist point of view. It is hoped that some of the reasons behind some Read More

Summer closure

The Marx Memorial Library will be closed 1 August - 1 September inclusive This means that the reading room will be closed to researchers and there will be no guided tours This will enable us to undertake project work and stocktaking Read More

Socialist Magic with Ian Saville

Join us on 21 September for a night of Marxist magic and entertainment with socialist magician Ian Saville. Read More

Remembering the International Brigades

A two week festival in October hosted by MML to commemorate the formation of the International Brigades 80 years ago. 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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