Fundación Focus
Baroque Library

Baroque Library

Focus Foundation

Baroque Library of the Focus Foundation. Rules

The library can be visited from Monday to Friday, from 10:00 am to 14:00 pm., for any questions: bibliotecadelbarroco@fundacionfocus.com.

Only blank sheets of paper, writing materials and laptop computers, if appropriate, are allowed in the consultation room. Books, raincoats, bags, umbrellas and other personal items are forbidden and should be left in the place indicated by the library’s staff.

Researchers or readers must accredit their identity with their national identity card, passport or researcher card. A form must be completed for each requested work. Once the consultation is complete, the book must be returned to the librarian’s table and must not be placed on the bookshelves.

Consultations and requests for works by users will be dealt with by the librarian.

It is forbidden to remove any book from the room.

The room should be kept as quiet as possible out of respect to other researchers and people in the library. Laptop computers and mobile telephones must be switched to silent mode.

It is forbidden to write on, lean on or trace books or documents; to fold pages, to excessively open stitched or bound documentation; to leave paper markers inside books, etc.

Any damage caused may result in expulsion from the room, regardless of any criminal liability that may apply.

These rules are obligatory for all users of the room.

Services

  • Bibliographic information:
    • Information about the rules of the library.
    • Information about library resources:
      • Use of catalogues.
      • Use of reference works.
    • All users will have direct access to the catalogues.
  • Room consultations:
    • All of the library’s works are available for private consultation, except for unpublished doctoral theses, unless the author has provided express authorisation.

 

Educational and cultural activities