Those who wish to make use of the ICAC library bibliographic collection reading room and do not belong to the Rovira i Virgili university community must request authorisation by email, giving their personal details and the reason for their request.

Consultation of the documentation centre’s collection of research generated by the Institute is limited and restricted.


Persons accrediting membership of the university community or of a research establishment have access to the loan service of the ICAC collection under the following terms and conditions:

  • Undergraduate students: 4 documents for 7 days.
  • Master’s degree and doctorate students: 8 documents for 30 days.
  • Others: 4 documents for 7 days.

ICAC members also have access to the Consortial Borrowing (PUC) and Inter-Library Loan Service.


Please see the instructions for consultations using this service.

  • In situ: you may go in person to any library and request a loan of the documents available in its collection.
  • Online requests through the catalogue.
Inter-Library Loans

Carried out through the URV’s Interlibrary Loan and Document Delivery Service (PI/SOD) and exclusively for the use of ICAC members.

Bibliographic Information

The bibliographic information service helps find documents needed for research and provides support for consulting the various electronic resources.

New additions

See the bibliographical novelties of the ICAC’s Documentation Centre and Library here.
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Users have at their disposal a reprography service with the possibility of making print and/or digital copies of items in the library’s bibliographic collections. Users agree to comply at all times with the current legislation governing copyright.

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Borrowing rooms and equipment

ICAC members may request the loan of equipment (laptop computers, still and video cameras, digital audio recorders, tripods, digital book readers and videoconferencing facilities) and rooms (group work rooms, etc.) from the URV.

To access this type of loan it is necessary to show the ICAC membership card and sign the URV’s CRAI loan service form.

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