Libraries of Barcelona

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Libraries of Barcelona

La Rambla, 88, 3rd floor
08002 Barcelona

Barcelona Libraries Location
93 316 12 42
Opening hours:
From 9h to 13h Monday to Friday


"We like readers" campaign


Barcelona Libraries: open during the holidays

Check out the summer opening hours for Barcelona's libraries (from 24 June to 24 September).

Repesca. Summer studies

Workshops aimed at young people taking part in the Repesca [Repeat] programme.

Antoni Vives, Wajdi Mouawad and Jon Klassen: the winners of the 15th Llibreter Prize

The authors won the prizes in the categories of Catalan literature, non-Catalan literature and illustrated albums, respectively.

Would you like to attend a concert given by the Barcelona Municipal Banda?

The Barcelona Municipal Banda and Biblioteques de Barcelona invite you to a summer concert at the Auditori

We want to see the new library through your eyes

We are launching an Instagram campaign so users, local residents and admirers of the new Sant Gervasi-Joan Maragall Library can share how they see this innovative district facility on #bbcnSantGervasi and #IgersSSTG.

"We like readers" campaign

Barcelona Libraries launch a collection of fictitious books to encourage good library use.

We like readers

Sant Pau-Santa Creu Library protagonist in Coldplay's global treasure hunt on Twitter

The group, who are promoting the release of a new album through a treasure hunt, hid the handwritten lyrics of a song in a book in the library.


Illustrations by Anne Decis. 10 April - 15 September 2014

Pyromanne. Illustrations of Anne Decis

53% of Barcelona's residents have a Barcelona Libraries card

For the eighth year running, Barcelona's libraries remain the city's highest rated facilities, with a score of 7.1.

Other news

Pensadors contemporanis

50 pensadores contemporáneos esenciales - John Lechte

Lechte, John. Cincuenta pensadores contemporáneos esenciales. Madrid: Cátedra, 2006 Els pensadors contemporanis presentats en aquest llibre comprenen les etapes de pensament des de l’estructuralisme fins al postmodernisme. No tots són filòsofs, també hi ha sociòlegs, especialistes de la semiòtica, escriptors, … Continua llegint

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Creations. My first application: an introduction to programming

Workshop for teenagers (aged 12-17). 7, 9, 14 and 16 July, at 6.30 pm. Camp de l'Arpa-Caterina Albert Library. Run by Joana Moll

The documentary of the month

Docdelmes Lloga a familia

Rent a family INC. Tuesday 15 July, 7 pm, at Vilapicina i la Torre Llobeta Library.

Trailer: Rent a familiy, INC

Talks at libraries. A talk about Frida

Wednesday 16 July, at 7pm. Frances Candel Library. Featuring Amèlia Boluda.

Journeys of words. Voices only

Tuesday, 26 August, 7 pm. Vapor Vell Library. With Mariona Sagarra

Not to be missed. Presentation of the 9th Les Roquetes Puppets season

Wednesday 17th September, 7 pm. Les Roquetes

Other agendas

Distinguished web pages

  • Virtual Library

  • Tricentenari BCN

  • Public Libraries of Catalonia

    Public libraries of Catalonia

  • General Library

    Biblioteca General de l'Ajuntament

  • Barcelona Bookshops


  • Municipal Archive of Barcelona

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