The library has temporarily moved to the ground floor of the General Library next to PuntBiu due to the refurbishment of the air conditioning. In the new location you will have access to the basic services: loan, return, bibliographical information, etc. You can use the study rooms of the rest of libraries while the works last.
If you need exceptionally a book of our funds you can ask for it through the following form or in person. The books requested in the morning can be collected in the afternoon (from 5 pm), and books ordered in the afternoon, can be collected in the morning (from 10 am).
Sorry for the inconvenience
Location and schedule
Location : The Sciences Library is situated on the ground floor of the Phase II building of the Faculty of Sciences. You can locate it in the map of the University.
From september to june: Monday to Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
July: Monday to Friday, of 8:30 a.m. to 8:15 p.m.
During the month of August, Easter and Christmas holidays, the Sciences Library will be closed.
Collections : In this library you will find the necessary resources to cover the different specialitys given in the Faculty of Sciences and that conform his bibliographic collection, with more than 40.000 books, around 7.300 titles of journals, special materials and digital resources.
To orient you inside the Sciences Library you can consult the map of distribution of spaces and location of call numbers.
The documents in the library are grouped by thematic areas established by the UDC (Universal Decimal Classification). In this table you will find the main subjects with its corresponding call numbers:
Science, general knowledge
Ophtalmology and Optometry
Optical apparatus and Instruments
You can find the books in the shelvings ordered by his call number on their spine, including the following information:
Sciences Library ID
Subject by UDC (Chemistry in this example)
The three first letters of the author's name. (Atkins in this example)
The three first letters of the title (Principios de química in this example)