As a public space, this Library aims to provide services that meet the needs of citizens who seek from the very basic right to information and knowledge, to technological and information literacy and life-long learning. This is a space of discussion and cultural concern that aims to assist in the social integration of all citizens, and focuses on the promoting their institutional relationship with other social partners.
In January 2003, the Board of Directors of Foundation Calouste Gulbenkian proceeded to donate the existing bibliographic estate in this Municipality, and it was initially called Biblioteca Municipal de Águeda (Águeda Municipal Library)
On the 1st Setember 2009, a new Municipal Library, with new facilities and with a new patron: Dr. Manuel Alegre, was inaugurated. It is aptly situated at n.º 3 Avenida 25 de Abril (25 de Abril Avenue). It?s a BM2 type library and is endowed with a gross constructed area of 2496 m2, spreading over 5 floors, and distributed throughout various different sections and services for the public and staff. The project was designed by the architect Alicino Soutinho .
Acesso ao Recurso
Actividades desenroladas dentro do recurso turístico
Study and Research
Serviços correntes fora dos recursos turísticos
Banks - ATMs