The library provides different types of services and facilities to its users. Our reference staff is available to support you with general and specialized service, according to your study and research needs. We also support learning and research activities by providing training sessions to the community. Hereby you will find some highlights on services and facilities provided.
The library's Reference Service helps users in locating, exploring and using the information resources available in several supports. You may ask for support in person or remotely.
For face-to-face support ask:
For remote support:
If you're in need of a document that does not exist at FEUP's Library you may use this service to obtain it by acquiring or asking to other libraries through inter library loan.
See here how to proceed.
In order to help the community to develop their information skills, the library provides training sessions on how to search and use scientific and technical information resources.
There are two types of training:
These sessions take place at the Library's Training Room, located on the 6th floor.
The Library's training schedule is available at http://feup.libcal.com/
At the Library's ground floor there are lockers available for you to store your belongings. You just need to request a key at the circulation desk.
You will find printing and scanning equipment available on a self service-basis, at the 1st and 3rd floors of the library.
FEUP's Library promotes cultural activities, such as bibliographic exhibitions, talks and book presentations among many other, which are open to all members of the community.
"Clube de Leitura", the reading club of the library, is one of the activities aimed at promoting reading habits and at informing the community on the collections of the library.