Wellcome Library Insights

Event series

Insights sessions offer you the opportunity to explore a theme or topic, whether a long-held or new interest. 

These talks give an introductory taste of what the Wellcome Library can offer you as a browser, explorer or researcher, while showcasing rare items. All are welcome.



Fully booked

Thursday 29 June


Hear the story of physician Elliotson’s battle to spread the word about mesmerism in the face of furious opposition.