Info about libraries reopening and services

Since March 24, the Sapienza Libraries have gradually resumed their services that were stopped on March 15, 2021. 

The list of active libraries (marked in green) is available on the specific webpage.
Go to the list 

It is not yet possible to book a seat in the libraries.

All the information on how to access Sapienza is available on the website.
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Please remember that you cannot enter the libraries without an appointment and without a face mask.


How to book a seat in a library

Service not active.


How to borrow books

To borrow a book, follow the instructions below

  • Find the desired book in the catalogue Catalogo e servizi Biblioteche Sapienza
  • Use the "Borrowing request" or "Consultation request" button, log into your account. If neither of the two buttons appears, see below "Other Requests".
  • Wait for the "Pick-up the requested book - Info" email 
  • Follow the link in the email and book the pick-up service online (Sportello prestito).

Go to the Catalogue


How to return books


Other requests

To consult not borrowable books, please contact the specific library. Emails and contacts are available on the dedicated webpage.
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