The library of the Materials Science Institute is specialized in Materials Science. It is part of the global CSIC Library Network, which joins a total of 90 specialized libraries distributed among 21 cities within 10 Autonomous Communities.
The library collection covers subject areas related to Material Science such as Physics, Chemistry and Crystallography. It has 1000 monographs and 105 periodic publication and, at present, subscribes to 60 periodical journals.
The library is open to all ICMAB staff and other CSIC personnel and also other Research or Academic Centres dependent upon official organisms.
ServicesReading Room, access to own and external catalogues, data base searches, inter-library borrowing , personal borrowing.
The ICMAB is committed to the Open Access policies, and it is through the Library that the documents are uploaded to the DIGITAL.CSIC publication repository.
Courses and Seminars
The Library co-organizes, participates and disseminates courses that can be intersting to all our staff: Web of Science, Scopus, Clarivate, Bibliographic Resources, GesBIB and Open Access, among others.
The library offers bibliometric analysis and statistics to the Institute and all its staff.