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Bibliotecas de la Universidad Complutense

Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Address: Edificio Multiusos 1 - Profesor Aranguren, s/n - Ciudad Universitaria
Madrid, Madrid

Phone: +34913947985

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Library details: Bibliotecas de la Universidad Complutense is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Universidad Complutense de Madrid (view map) . The collection of the library contains 3,000,000 volumes. The library circulates 1,300,000 items per year. The library serves a population of 100,000 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: The Complutense University of Madrid Library is the largest academic library in Spain and one of the largest in Europe. On April 13, 1499, Francisco Jiménez de Cisneros, Cardinal and Archbishop of Toledo as well as Regent of Castile established the Complutensis Universitas (Complutense University in Latin), through a Papal Bull granted by Pope Alexander VI. Today it has 32 branches and comprises 354 staff. The library collection consists of 3 million books, 126,000 e-books and 81,000 manuscripts, with special collections that date from the 15th century.

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Administration: The director of the library is Antonio Moreno Caņizares .

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 100,000FTE Students
Collection size3,000,000volumes
Annual Circulation1,300,000transactions

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemWorldShare Management Services2018
Previous Automation SystemMillennium2000
Previous Automation SystemLIBERTAS1992
Discovery Service (w/index)Summon2011
OpenURL Link resolverWebBridge
Federated search productResearch Pro 
Electronic Resource ManagementElectronic Resource Management 
The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.
Identifiers ID64094

Record History: This listing was created on Dec 13, 2011 and was last modified on Sep 27, 2019.

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