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The University of East London holds archival collections in both our Stratford and Docklands Campus Libraries. We welcome enquires and archive visits from external students, researchers and academic staff; family historians; and members of the public. We are working hard to encourage and improve access to our archival collections and we would be happy to welcome you to our Archival collections.



Docklands Library Archives

The UEL Archives at the Docklands Campus can be found on the ground floor of the Docklands Library building.

The Docklands campus is served by the Docklands Light Railway (DLR), with trains running every 5-10 minutes from the Cyprus station. Bus routes serving Docklands include: 101, 173, 262, 300, 366, 376, 474 and N551.

By road, the campus is accessible via the A12, A13 roads, and the A406 London circular.

Stratford Library Archives

The Stratford campus is a short walk from the Stratford and Stratford International rail stations. It’s also served by the Jubilee and Central Underground lines, the DLR, and a busy bus station. Bus routes calling at Stratford station include: the 25, 69, 86, 104, 108, 158, 238, 241, 257, 262, 276, 308, 425, and the D8.

By road, the campus is accessible via the A12, A13 roads, and the A406 London circular.

Information on car parking can be found on the UEL website, which can be accessed by clicking here.


Our current archive ppening hours at the Docklands Campus Archive are:

Mondays: 10am – 5pm

Tuesdays: 10am – 5pm

Wednesdays: 10am – 5pm

Thursdays: 10am – 5pm

Fridays: 10am – 5pm

Sat/Sun: Closed

Access to our Stratford Campus Archive is by prior appointment only, please contact us on to make an appointment.


Archivist Contact details

Paul V. Dudman
University of East London
Docklands Campus
4-6 University Way
London, E16 2RD


Tel: +44 (0) 20 8223 7676 

Campus Addresses

Docklands Campus Archive

4-6 University Way, London, E16 2RD

Tel:- +44 (0) 20 8223 7676 

Stratford Campus Archive

Water Lane, London, E15 4LZ

Tel:- +44 (0) 20 8223 4804