Policies & Guides
Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collection has a number of important policies and procedures. Please refer to the documents below for information on specific subjects and areas of operation.
The Archives and Collections welcomes the use of our holdings for personal research, creative practice and public engagement. More information can be found in the documents and forms below.
The Archives and Collections actively seeks to develop our holdings through donations and by purchasing examples of prizewinning student work at Degree Shows each year. Our Collections Development Policy outlines the areas we are interested in collecting and our Acquisition Decision Guide gives more details about how we decide what to add to our holdings. Our Acquisition: Transfer of Title Form explains the transfer process. Further information for GSA staff about transferring departmental records to the Archives and Collections is available in our Archival Selection Guidelines.