Located at IAC headquarters, the library offers its services to IAC staff and authorized visitors who can access 24 hours a day. It also serves external libraries who need documents of our collections. The specialized collections in Astrophysics and related sciences contains: over 13.000 books (monographs, conference proceedings, reports, etc.), 360 journals (~100 current) and observatory and astronomical institution publications.
Library staff is available from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm (October- June) and from 8:00 am to 2:30 pm (July-September).
Our online catalogue contains the bibliographic records of all the books and scientific journals in our library collections.
Click to access:
|Standards, ebooks, Journals||Bibliographic Databases|
|Aenor coleccion normas UNE: Search and read online. To obtain standards in pdf, send a request to biblio.||ISI Web of Science (WoS) : Science Citation Index, Journal Citation Report,
Essential Science Indicators, etc.
|Springer e-books in Physics and Astronomy: 2005-2020||Astrophysics Data System ADS: Bibliographic databases covering publications
in Astronomy and Astrophysics, Physics, and the arXiv e-prints
|SPIE Digital Library: SPIE Proceedings and Journals|
|Astronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Proceedings|
|Historical Notebooks (Scanned documents)|
External libraries may send to IAC library interlibrary loan requests using the “Contact” option to send a message.
IAC users who need documents (books, jorunals, articles, etc.) that are not in our collections can request them filling in this form or contacting library stadd.contacto con el personal de la biblioteca.
A Library Committee oversees the expenditure on bibliography, advises on development of books and journals collections, and proposes changes and improvements in Library activities for a better service to users. Members are: