Founded in October’s 1961, thanks to Dr. Renato Araújo and the will of S. João da Madeira inhabitants, this library offers a wide range of services, since local research as well as database and internet consulting. It’s also possible to loan books and there are some community information services provided by this library. All the information is in digital and printed supports.
This library also provides different services to the community, promoting reading events during the year like video sessions, exhibitions and workshops. There are also organized cultural events with a larger magnitude such as book releases or music and theater shows.
Located in the city centre, this library has a crucial role in the cultural promotion and dynamism of S. João da Madeira. It’s inserted in the project “Bibliotecas Vivas” that promotes knowledge by a local and public reading network and has inter-library and other institutions cooperation.
Monday to Friday: 10h00 - 18h30
Saturday: 10h00 - 13h00
Address: Alão de Morais Street, 3700 - S. João da Madeira
Tel: +351 256 200 890
Fax: +351 256 200 899