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RIBA Architecture Study Rooms

RIBA Architecture Study Rooms, Victoria and Albert Museum 
Copyright: British Architectural Library 


The collections are part of the British Architectural Library at the RIBA, but based in the Henry Cole Wing of the Victoria and Albert Museum. Please check the opening hours and seasonal closures of the collection and the rest of the Library before your visit. If you require further information about any of the holdings or services of the Drawings and Archives Collections, please do not hesitate to contact the collections team:

RIBA Library Drawings and Archives Collections
Victoria and Albert Museum
Cromwell Road
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)20 7307 3708
(phone line open Tuesday - Friday 10am - 5pm)

Fax: +44 (0)20 7589 3175

Email: drawings&archives@riba.org  


Ordering images 

Use the image order form to purchase images from the collections. All orders must be paid for in GBP Sterling. Please note that the purchase of an image does not carry with it the right to reproduce or display that image in any form without the prior consent of the RIBA British Architectural Library. For more details please read the image order form below or contact the Drawings and Archives Collections.



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