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Geography Library

University Institutes building, ground floor

Ctra. San Vicente of the Raspeig s/n

03690 San Vicente of the Raspeig

Alicante (Spain)

Tel.: 0034-965909436

Email: bibli.geografia@ua.es

Location and schedule

  • Location: The Geography Library is situated in the ground floor of the University Institutes building. You can find it in the map of the University.
  • Schedules:
    • From September to June: Monday to Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
    • July: Monday to Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
    • During August, Easter and Christmas holidays, the Geography Library will remain closed.

Information

  • Collections : in this Library you can find any resources for the Geography area, subject studied in different degrees, specially in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities.This bibliographic collection is composed by more than 25.000 books, journals in paper specialised, as well as maps, aerial photography, nautical letters, access to all the electronic resources of the university library, etc..

To orientate you inside the Library, you can consult this map

The bibliographic collections of the Geography Library are distributed like this, following its topographical call number:

 

IG 910-919 Geography History, General and Regional Geography
IG F Physical Geography
IG H Human Geography
IG L
Research lines: Water, Tourism and Environment
IG R
Reference works
IG.EN
National statistics
IG.EI
International statistics
IG CD
Electronic resources
IG.CART
Cartographic material
IG VD/ IG V
Audiovisual material
IG RS Reservation collection
IG Archive Periodicals
IG DJGF Professor Jesús García Fernández donation

 

You can find the books in the shelvings ordered by its topographical call number, printed in the label of the spine; it contains the following information:

 

IG

Location (Institute of Geography)

914.631.5

CDU (Universal Decimal Classification) / Subject

QUE

the 3 first letters of the first author's surname

com

the 3 first letters of the book title


The library of the University of Alicante, from the Map library of the Interuniversity Institute of geography, a range of resources and materials to the University community related to cartography: maps (topographic, geological,) of crops and land use..., nautical charts, aerial photography, digital cartography, etc.

  • The Library in figures:
Surface m 2 452,5
Reading posts 72
Computers posts 4
Group work rooms 1
Laptops use only in the library 4
Maps 7.785
Aerial photography (photograms) 14.010
Nautical maps 178

 

Centres and study programmes

Faculty of Arts

Information on the courses taught at this center can locate the web page of the Centre.

Directory

Geography library staff  directory .

 

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Universidad de Alicante
Carretera San Vicente s/n
03690 San Vicente del Raspeig
Alicante (Spain)

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