Central Library

Opening hours

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.*.

  • Laptops from 8:00 am to 8:30 pm.

Weekends : from 8:30 am to 9:00 pm*.

* Holidays and special hours. Check the calendar:


The Central Library has a collection of approximately 200,000 items. It is made up of books, journals, maps, doctoral theses, periodicals, films and other audiovisual materials. In addition, the catalog of the UPV Library, Polibuscador, offers access to e-journals, e-books, technical standards, databases and Riunet (the institutional repository of the UPV)


Imagen de revistas

The Library has approximately 9,000 titles of journals in printed and electronic format. The printed journals are located on the second floor.

Travel Guides

In the shelf 6-22 you can find the collection of travel guides of countries and cities around the world, accommodation guides, books on hiking, trekking, mountaineering, etc. 

Spaces and equipment

The Central Library has about 1,380 study stations distributed in different rooms. Not all the rooms have the same characteristics. Therefore, we recommend you to look for the area that best suits your study preferences.

Individual study rooms

  • La Información, 2nd floor
    270 study places, 11 adapted stations.
    4 computers with Internet access, 1 catalog, 2 scanners for A3 and A4 , 179 tables with power outlets.
  • La Cultura, 3rd floor
    190 study places, 2 adapted stations, 2 computers (1 adapted). Individual study carrels,1 catalog, 84 tables with power outlets.

Intensive study rooms

  • La Ciencia, 2nd floor
    138 study places, 2 adapted stations. Individual study carrels, 24 tables with power outlets.
  • La Técnica, 3rd floor
    183 study places, 2 adapted stations. Individual study carrels.

Group work areas

  • La Humanidad, 2nd floor
    68 study places, 68 tables with power outlets.
  • La Tierra, 3rd floor
    108 study places , 2 adapted stations, 104 tables with power outlets.

Group work rooms

La Cultura, 3rd floor
32 group study rooms for 4 to 6 people, 1 group study room for 8 people, bookable with MiUPV app.
Total 140 seats.
Whiteboards, power outlets, 55-inch screens.

Journals room

Located on the second floor with a selection of recent journals.
12 seats with sofas, poufs and power outlets.

Breakout area

On the first floor you can find tables with power outlets and different spaces for individual or group relaxation.
18 seats with modular sofas and poufs.

Contact us

Our team

Staff directory


Central Library UPV

Universitat Politècnica de València
Building 4L
Camino de Vera s/n
46022 Valencia (Spain)

Tel. 963 877 000 Ext. 78848

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