Arts Council of Great Britain: records, 1928-1997

Series description

Series title: Information Department: "Arts Documentation Monthly", 1976-1989
Reference: ACGB/85
Extent: 7 metres


"Arts Documentation Monthly" was an Arts Council publication produced in the 1970s and 1980s. It included articles relating to issues such as the arts forms, cultural policy, housing the arts, community arts and arts administration.

Scope and content

This series includes a large number of volumes made up from extracts of the publication, put together according to subject matter. There are also a number of files with reports, drafts and correspondence relating to the publication.

The volumes of extracts are arranged alphabetically according to subject matter and the remaining files are arranged chronologically. No list of individual files in the series is currently available.


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Restrictions on access

Because this series is uncatalogued, access is restricted under section 22 (information intended for future publication) of the Freedom of Information Act 2000. For more information, please write by e-mail to or by post to Victoria and Albert Museum Archives (ref. ACGB), Blythe House, 23 Blythe Road, London W14 0QX.