University of East London Archives Opening Hours

The University of East London currently holds archival collections at both our Docklands and Stratford Campus Libraries.    At Docklands we hold the Refugee Council Archive; the British Olympic Association Archive and Library; the Eastside Community Heritage oral history collection; an East London Studies Collection and the UEL Institutional Archive.  At our Stratford Campus we hold the Hackney Empire Archive.

The current Archive Opening Hours for the Docklands Campus Archive will be as follows:

     MondaysBy Prior Appointment Only

Tuesdays:10am – 5pm

Wednesdays:10am – 6pm

Thursdays:10am – 5pm

Fridays:By Prior Appointment Only


Access to the Hackney Empire Archive at Stratford is currently by Prior Appointment Only.

We are happy to answer any questions or enquiries that you may have.  Please contact the Archivist, Paul V. Dudman on 020 8223 7676 or