General collections

Scope: Documentation and Libraries, Communication and Journalism, Radio and Television, Audiovisuals, Cinema, Photography,  Publicity and Marketing.



  • Books. It is a freely accessible set of books with 96,649 volumes that are ordered according to the Universal Decimal Classification (UDC).
  • Magazines and newspapers. The collection of magazines and newspapers is composed of 10,679 collections.
  • Audiovisual and computer documents. The audiovisual source is composed of 33,883 documents. Outstanding among them are an important collection of sound and data bases for the press and writings.
  • Theses. The Library holds 13,184 theses and dissertations. Our list of theses and dissertations of the Faculty of Communication Sciences and the TDX page (Doctoral theses on line) can be consulted.


The General Newspaper Archives receives an annual financial support for its activities from Department of Culture and Media.



Library Collection Plan
General Newspaper Archives collection plan: Newspapers
General Newspaper Archives collection plan: Communication journals
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