Historical Archives

General Information

72 Via Candiani - 20158 Milan (Bovisa Durando Campus - building B1) - Map

Reading spaces: 10

Services for the public: 02.2399.5703
Email:  apre una finestra per invio e-mailarchivio(at)polimi.it 
Manager: Cristina Mandelli

Opening Hours

Study Room
Monday - Friday 9.30 am to 5.00 pm 

Summer Closing

Closed from Monday 31st July to Sunday 27th August.

Current exhibition

"O. M. UNGERS. PROGETTI PROGRAMMATICI", curated by Stefan Vieths

Opening on 5th Jully 2017. The exhibition, produced by Historical Archives in collaboration with Ungers Archiv für Architekturwissenschaft, will be open until 29th September 2017, Mon-Fri, 9.30 am-5 pm, at Historical Archives Exhibition Area (Campus Bovisa Candiani, building B1). For more information: http://www.archivinmostra.polimi.it/




Internal and external users can request access by writing to apre una finestra per invio e-mailarchivio(at)polimi.it 

We are now revising all the rules related to the duplications and at the moment all requests will be submitted to the consideration of the management area.
There are two different forms for requesting copies, one for requests for study and research purposes and one for requests for publication purposes.
Any request for the reproduction of original materials must be submitted to Historical Archives.

Description of the library's archives

Archivi Storici works to describe, conserve, enhance and enrich the archival sources of interest to the Politecnico di Milano, ensuring the storage, cataloguing, reproduction and use of archives, in accordance with the law.
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Other services and activities of Archivi Storici

  • loans for exhibits, by submitting a request to  apre una finestra per invio e-mailarchivio(at)polimi.it
  • document exhibits
  • contacts with foundations and cultural institutions
  • consulting services and the development of tools for external archive conservators