A relatively small institutional archive survives for the University of East London, and its predecessor institutions, although sadly much of the material appears now to be lost.
There is evidence of surviving material in relation to:
- The University of East London (1992-2010).
- Girls’ Commercial Secondary School, Walthamstow (1923-1937).
- North East London Polytechnic / Polytechnic of East London (1968-1992).
- South East Essex Technical College / South East Essex Technical College and School of Art / Barking Regional College of Technology (1936-1970).
- South West Essex Technical College / South West Essex Technical College and School of Art (1938-1970).
- Municipal Technical Institute / West Ham Technical College / West Ham College of Technology (1898-1970).
- Walthamstow School of Art (1902-1908).
- Walthamstow Technical Institute / Walthamstow Technical College (1920-1938).