We offer you various services based on your student, teacher, researcher or administrative and service personnel needs. As a member of the university, you have the child UPC, essential to be able to use some services, like for example the one of loan documents.

Some specific services we offer you:

We solve queries on information search for the study and research on the thematic field of nautical. 

Here's how to access the chat with a short video:

You can return the books during the Faculty's opening hours to the mailbox on the library door or to any of the mailboxes 24h. of the UPC. Just enter it inside and we will manage the return of the loan in 24 hours (school).

From the section "My Account"you can see which books you have reserved and borrowed, when you have to return them ... 


Apart from books and magazines, we offer you laptops and other equipment for hours (chargers, calculators, compasses ...). See also the equipment from other libraries

We also offer the Home laptop loan service.

We carry out training related to the services and resources we offer, for example, hosting sessions for newcomers, training in informational skills, training on the Reference Manager (Mendeley), the course "Written skills for developing a project"...

They are usually scheduled group sessions, but if you are interested in a specific individual training contact with us.


We offer you information monthly with news related to the library and the faculty.

From the library we make different exhibitions:

  • Exhibition of the year: every year we do a small exhibition in the library with books, DVDs and magazines on a topic related to the sea: the Titanic, Jorge Juan, sailing the world sailing, a literary sea, cooking on board ... this year, the theme chosen has been "Women in the Maritime Sector".

We also hold occasional exhibitions, inside or outside the library, usually accompanied by a bibliographic dossier. We choose various topics, depending on activities, conferences, workshops ... that are taught at the Faculty or, topics that are current and that are related to the maritime field. Some examples:

  • Sailors knots: exhibition to support the workshop that was taught at the faculty on May 15, by Mr. Jaume Armengol. We accompanied the exhibition with one dossier that you can check Issuu.
  • Éric Tabarly: exhibition on the occasion of the 20 years of the death of the navigator, known internationally, Eric Tabarly.
  • Sant Jordi "books and desires": for Sant Jordi we put a panel in the library where students, teachers and PAS could put their wishes.
  • Women in the maritime sector: we have made one dossier with books, magazines, DVDs ... that gather information, both technical and popular, about women and the sea.


To celebrate the 250th anniversary of the Faculty, we have put together a virtual exhibition where we take a photographic tour of the history of the FNB from its origins.

A number of activities have been carried out at the 250è aniversari de la Facultat de Nàutica, some organized from the library.


Do you want to know what we have done and what do we plan to do next? consult the web of 250th anniversary of the FNB in ​​the library.

Last update: 24 / 03 / 2021