The Architecture and History of Art Library hosts a comprehensive collection of building materials located on the ground floor. This collection is continuously growing and adapting to incorporate the latest advancements in material technologies within the industry. Its primary objective is to complement the design and research endeavors of the Architecture Faculty while promoting awareness of sustainable building practices.
Students and visitors are warmly encouraged to personally engage with the Materials Library, wherein they can interact with specimens firsthand, fostering a deeper understanding of material properties and applications. This hands-on experience serves to enrich academic exploration and innovation within the realm of architecture and design.
The Granta Edupack 2023 Software is available to all students. It is an extremely helpful database of materials and materials properties. It also has an in-built environmental impact/LCA calculator
Ceramics, Glasses and Stone
Polymers (Plastics and Rubbers)
Metals and Alloys
Our Architectural Heritage