Library hours:
Monday to Friday: 08h30 to 20h00
Saturdays: 09h00 to 13h00

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Bibliographic references and loans

The open shelves modality allows direct physical access to the books and orients the user for the most efficient searches.

The library offers two types of loans: in-room loans and loans to take books home (for 15 days, with the right to renew). Books may also be reserved if they are currently on loan. This service is responsible for loans and returns of bibliographic.

Periodicals library

Scientific journals are indexed by articles and with links to the corresponding web pages.


This section makes cassettes, videos, DVDs and CDs available to be played in on equipment provided by the library.


Acquisitions are carried out directly though providers of national publishing houses and though the Internet from international libraries.


The library also offers a book and magazine exchange service with various Latin American, United States and European universities.

Technical processes

Bibliographic and audiovisual material are catalogues and classified in accordance with the Anglo-American Cataloging Rules and Dewey Decimal System.