British Library, located in London,United Kingdom, is the biggest library in the world. It was founded in 1973 and contains over 150 million of items.
Did you know that libraries have been a part of culture since the ancient times? Library of Alexandria was one of the largest and most significant libraries of that time. Constructed in the 3rd century BC, it was one of and contained hundreds of thousands of papyrus scrolls. Their combined value was incalculable. Unfortunately the library was burned down in mysterious circumstances.