Call for applications for 2023 British Library PhD Placement Scheme

Opportunity for PhD students

Current PhD students are invited to apply to the British Library PhD Placement Scheme. Placement projects are offered from a variety of areas across the Library for 3 months or part-time equivalent, to be undertaken from June 2023 onwards. Many of the projects are suitable for partial or full remote working.

The British Library are the national library of the United Kingdom and give access to the world’s most comprehensive research collection. They provide information services to academic, business, research and scientific communities.

A list of all available placement projects and full details of how to apply are available on the British Library’s website:

How to apply

Please ensure that you have carefully read the Application Guidelines and the placement project description before completing and submitting the Application Form.

The deadline for this call is: 5pm on Monday 20 February 2023.

Any questions about applying for this scheme, please contact