The DHS is seeking nominations for the Teaching and Learning Officer position. More
To celebrate the opening of the V&A's new Dr. Susan Weber Gallery of Furniture, the V&A are holding a one-day symposium on the 17th of May to investigate furniture materials, making and design. More
Postmodern theory might have finally killed off the utopian ideal of history as an objective science, but it has arguably left a vacuum, with no comprehensive debate on the role of subjectivity and its potential challenges and benefits...
The NRA contains information on the nature and location of manuscripts and historical records that relate to British history.
The Bauhaus Archive / Museum of Design in Berlin is concerned with the research and presentation of the history and impact of the Bauhaus
An extensive collection of fiction and documentary moving image. Also includes extensive collections of film and television magazines.
Includes the archives of the Design Council, Icograda, James Gardner and Alison Settle amongst others.
Collection includes the work of significant graphic designers in the US.
Includes a collection of woven textiles sample books, textiles from Indonesia, Qing dynasty China and Egypt.
The M&S archives offer a rich resource for the study of British retailing and consumption. Now housed in London, it is due to move to a purpose built archive at the University of Leeds.
The archive specialises in documenting everyday life in Britain and contains material related to the Mass observation studies between 1937 and 1950, diaries and responses to ‘directives’ on topics such as architecture, advertising, tourism, shopping, teenagers, collecting etc.
Housed at the V&A the collection contains drawings, correspondence, press cuttings, administrative records and literary sources related to architecture.
Includes amateur films, documentary footage and promotional material relating to the South East of England. Their website is also host to Screen Search and Screen Search Fashion.
Includes textual documents, film and sound recordings and photographs relating to the Museum’s collection.
An extensive collection of over 3000 British and world textiles housed at the University of the Creative Arts, Farnham.
Comprise of the Archive of Art and Design, the Beatrix Potter Collections, the V&A Archive and the Theatre and Performance Collections
Holds material of interest to crafts makers, professionals and researchers.
The National Art Library at the Victoria and Albert Museum is a major public reference library. Its strength lies in the range and depth of its holdings of documentary material concerning the fine and decorative arts of many countries and periods.
The Library holds one of the finest collections of architectural material in the world. A wide spectrum of subjects, ranging from prehistory to the present, is encompassed by the Library collections, which are international in scope
The Women's Library is a cultural centre, housing the most extensive collection of women's history in the UK.