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Archives and special collections
AUB is home to some amazing special collections which support our research and teaching and are also accessible to the public.
Discover the Thorp Archive, MoDiP (Museum of Design in Plastics) and the collections housed within our specialist library.
MoDiP is the UK's leading resource for the study and interpretation of design in plastics and specialist research resource
The Thorp Archive
AUB is the proud custodian of the Thorp Architectural Modelmaking Archive – the oldest architectural modelmakers in Britain.
Explore specialist collections found in AUB's library including, Artists' books, the Materials Library and the Visionaire Collection