Welcome to the catalogue of The Glasgow School of Art's Archives and Collections

The Glasgow School of Art’s archives and collections are vast and wide-ranging. They include records and artefacts which relate to the School’s activities since its foundation in 1845.

The archives comprise of GSA’s institutional records, and a number of collections deposited by former staff, students and related organisations. The collections include examples of art, design and architectural work by GSA alumni and former staff, including a large number of items by Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

A selection of material has been digitised. Browse a growing selection of images by thumbnail or date range using the tabs on the orange bar at the top of the page. In addition you can also browse by collection title, name, subject, or place using these same tabs.

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