Contact the Library

Contact us if you have any questions about our services, collections and learning programmes at the Library.

   
  • General enquiries and information
    for the Library and Information Centre
  • Collections 
    archives, books, drawings, periodicals and photographs
  • Imaging services and RIBApix 
    purchase and licence images from our collections
  • Learning 
    children, students, educators and adults

 

General enquiries and information

For all general enquiries about the Library and its services:

Email: info@riba.org
Fax: +44 (0)20 7631 1802

British Architectural Library 
Royal Institute of British Architects 
66 Portland Place 
London 
W1B 1AD 
United Kingdom

Public Information Line:
Tel: +44 (0)20 7307 3882 
(phone line open Monday to Friday between 10am to 12.30pm and 2pm to 4.30pm)

Members Information Line:
RIBA members only - please give your membership number   
Tel: +44 (0)20 7307 3600 
(phone line open Monday to Friday between 9.30am to 1pm and 1.30pm to 5pm)

The Information Centre is available if you have any questions about architecture, professional practice or the RIBA.

Collections  

Contact our team to find out more about our collections of:

  • Books and Periodicals 
  • Drawings and Archives
  • Photographs

 

Books and Periodicals 

including any queries about our audiovisual material

British Architectural Library 
Royal Institute of British Architects 
66 Portland Place 
London 
W1B 1AD 
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)20 7307 3882 (Public Information Line)
(phone line open Monday to Friday between 10am to 12.30pm and 2pm to 4.30pm)
Fax: +44 (0)20 7631 1802
Email: info@riba.org

 

Drawings and Archives

RIBA Library Drawings and Archives Collections 
Victoria and Albert Museum Cromwell Road 
London 
SW7 2RL
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)20 7307 3708 
(phone line open Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 10am to 5pm)  
Fax: +44 (0)20 7589 3175  
Email: drawings&archives@riba.org

 

Photographs

The Robert Elwall Photographs Collection British Architectural Library
Royal Institute of British Architects 
66 Portland Place 
London 
W1B 1AD
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)20 7307 3710 / 3684  
(phone line open Monday to Friday from 9.30am to 5.30pm) 
Fax: +44 (0)20 7631 1802 
Email: Photo@riba.org  

Imaging Services and RIBApix 

Go to RIBApix to purchase and licence images from our collections or contact ribapix@riba.org .

Learning

To discuss education opportunities at the RIBA or find out more about the Library's learning programme, please contact:

Laura Southall, Head of Learning
Tel: +44 (0)20 7307 3704 (Monday to Thursday) 
Email: library.education@riba.org 

 

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