The University of Brighton hosts a number of significant collections and archives. Supporting the work of scholars and students locally, nationally and internationally, the curators initiate and promote collaborative activity through a programme of publication, exhibition and seminar projects that contribute substantially to the research profile of the university.
University of Brighton Design Archives is an internationally significant collection of design historic and graphic design works.
Collection of works by former staff, students and associates, developed through the generosity and commitment of the late Michael Aldrich,
Screen Archive South East provides a rich resource for the collection, preservation and study of film
The Ray Watkinson Archive, University of Brighton, archive of art and design books, William Morris, 19th Century design
Items of relevance to fashion design and production, collected by Prof Lou Taylor, giving students access to historical primary sources and objects.