Sell-off could fund library costs, says RIBA treasurer
RIBA honorary treasurer Colin James has suggested selling off a small percentage of the institute's world-famous library and special collections to pay for the upkeep of the rest. James has had the collections valued at a staggering £350 million after making inquiries for insurance purposes.
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