From 23 January 2024 some spaces and collections of the library will be partially inaccessible for maintenance work.
We apologize for the inconvenience and will update you as soon as possible.
Al-Ahram Digital Archive is the digital archive (1876-2020) of the Arabic newspaper 'Al Ahram' which has been the official information body of the Egyptian government since 1960 and represents one of the most influential and widespread newspapers in the Middle Eastern world. The resource is available from the University network. There is a dedicated section to tips for an effective search.
The University Library System has subscribed a new resource, Scripta Sinica - a project of the Institute of History and Philology, Academia Sinica of Taiwan. Scripta Sinica is a full text database dedicated to sinological studies. The archive's aim is to collect the classical chinese texts and provide a complete tool of primary sources for the study of Chinese history and culture from ancient times to 1949. Up to now it comprises an exstensive collection with about 1.500 titles and is constantly updated.
From 25 January to 15 March 2024 you can visit at the BAUM Welcome Area the exhibition dedicated to Aldo Camerino, critic, writer and translator in 20th century Venice. The exhibition displays inscriptions, ex libris and unpublished letters, significant elements of Camerino's personal library and hisintense relationships with literary figures of his time.
Events and exhibitions
Venice and its territory have many libraries attended by residents, scholars, national and international researchers In addition to the university libraries (Ca' Foscari and IUAV).
Find out their services and the opening hours:
- Biblioteche del Polo SBN Venezia [ITA] (38 libraries of the metropolitan area of Venice
- Rete Biblioteche Venezia (RBV) [ITA] (18 public and specialized libraries of the municipality of Venice).
- Biblioteca Luigi Chiereghin - (Treviso - Università di Padova e di Venezia) [ITA]: library specializing in law, political and social sciences, economic sciences.