Biblioteca Nacional de España

The Biblioteca Nacional de España (Naitional Leebrary o Spain) is a major public leebrary, the lairgest in Spain an ane o the lairgest leebraries in the warld.

Biblioteca Nacional de España
(Naitional Leebrary o Spain)
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Established1712 (308 years ago) (1712)
Reference tae legal mandateRoyal Decree 1581/1991 on October 31st.
Items collectitbeuks, jurnals, newspapers, magazines, soond an muisic recordins, patents, databases, cairts, stamps, prents, drawins an manuscripts
Size26,000,000 items, includin 15,000,000 beuks an ether prentit materials, 30,000 manuscripts, 143,000 newspapers an serials, 4,500,000 graphic materials, 510,000 muisic scores, etc.
Legal depositYes, bi Decree on December 23rd 1957
Access and use
Access requirementsThe access tae books prentit efter 1931 is appen tae onyane wi a Biblioteca Nacional librar caird. The access tae restrictit materials is anerly alloued wi a researcher caird.
Members115,707 readers in 2007. The wab uisers in the same year war 1,800,935.
Other information
DirectorMs. Milagros del Corral Beltran (since 2007)
Staff1025 (includin freemit employees)