From July 17 until August 26, 2017, the Library will observe the following opening hours:
Monday, Friday and Saturday 08.15 - 13.45 Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 08:15 - 15:30
From 17 July to 26 August 2017, the inter-library loan service (ILL) will be suspended. Any request that will arrive in that period will be regularly escaped from the day immediately following the suspension. The restitution of the books is still guaranteed at the information office and the service will resume on August 28, 2017.
IN THE PERIOD 7 - 19 AUGUST 2017 THE LIBRARY OBSERVES THE PERIOD OF CLOSING TO THE PUBLIC FOR REVIEWS (Article 28 D.P.R., 5.07.1995, No. 417). During this period, information services, local loans and Internet searches will be guaranteed from Monday to Saturday from 9am to 11am.
The Biblioteca Universitaria of Genova (University Library of Genova ) draws its origins from the ‘Libraria del Collegio dei Gesuiti’ (Library of the Jesuit College).
With the dissolution, in 1773, of "Compagnia di Gesù" (The Society of Jesus, the name of the Jesuit Order), the Collegio (college) was renamed Università Pubblica (Public University) and came under the direct control of the Repubblica (Republic) of Genoa. ...