Libraries

Central Library (inside)

UFSC Central Library. Photo by Henrique Almeida – AGECOM

UFSC Library System consists of a Central Library, 10 branch libraries and a reading room, with technical and administrative centralization.

The Central Library (BC) is a unit that meets information demands and aims at supporting the university community in its teaching, research and outreach activities. It is divided into:

  • Loans;
  • Circulation and Recovery of Information;
  • Special Collections.

The branch libraries are units that meet specific information demands from a particular school or campus, aiming at supporting the respective university community in its teaching, research and outreach activities.

UFSC branch libraries are:

The José Saramago Reading Room (SLJS) provides information services for the university community, mainly in the area of philosophy and human sciences.