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Goya room

Sala Goya

In this room users can consult the following collections:

How to use the holdings in this room:

In order to consult these holdings, users must have a researcher or reader card.

Requests in advance: In order to reduce waiting times, up to 10 volumes may be requested in advance, using the following form:


The following types of documents cannot be requested in advance: drawings, engravings, photographs, ephemera, maps and plans. These items must be requested directly in the Room.


Direct request: you may ask the librarians directly for up to 3 volumes at a time, by filling in the corresponding form.

Holdings in the Alcalá de Henares depository: Some documents are held in remote depositories. If the document is in the Alcalá de Henares depositories, it will be delivered within 24 to 48 hours.

Free-access holdings: The reference collection is on the shelves in the room and may be accessed freely.

The room offers:


Practical information:

  • Monday to Friday, from 09:00 to 20:00.
    Requests for holdings from 9:00 to 19:00.
    Saturdays, from 9:00 to 14:00.
    Requests for holdings from 9:00 to 13:00.


    Summer opening times (16 June to 15 September):


    Monday to Friday, from 09:00 to 19:30. 
    Requests for holdings from 9:00 to 18:30.
    Saturdays closed.


  • Recoletos Branch. 0 floor of the south wing

  • Telephone numbers:

    (+34) 91 516 89 56 / 91 ( Sala Goya)
    (+34) 91 580 78 15 / 781 (Drawings and Engravings)
    (+34) 91 580 78 13 (Geography and Maps)



  • Information leaflet about the room (pdf)