SERVICES

Services

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 ... 

 

Laptops (hourly loan) and other equipment (loaders, calculators, compasses ...): check the availability ofequipment from other libraries

Laptops (loan per day): consult the availability in other libraries.

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.

Access the Guide “So many years studying, and now what?”Prepared on the occasion of the annual training workshops on job placement organized in collaboration with the FNB and AlumniUPC. These are part of the activities prior to the University-Business Connection Day in the nautical sector that is organized at the Faculty. 

 

Because to deal with the writing of yours Final Project of Studies is a key moment, we offer you an accompaniment service that consists of achieving a training itinerary adaptable to your needs. The follow-up of this itinerary will be reported to the management and the court of the TFE so that it can be taken into account in your evaluation.

With Rumb TFE you will get:

  • Be accompanied in the process of preparing your work by maintaining fluid contact with us.
  • Acquire a solvent use of information resources.
  • Structure and correctly apply the format and requirements of the academic regulations of the ETF.
  • Use an appropriate specialty style and language.
  • Learn how to make effective oral presentations.
  • Advise you on the final publication of the TFE a UPCommons, to give visibility to your work.

We tell you in this one video. Access TFE course!

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

From the bibleteak we do different exhibitions:

Exhibition of the year: every year we do an exhibition in the library with different types of materials and supports on a topic related to the sea: the Titanic, Jorge Juan, sailing the world sailing, a literary sea, cooking on board, women in the maritime sector, etc. During the pandemic period we did not exhibit in the library but our intention is to resume this activity.

Sant Jordi activities: to celebrate this festival we do activities such as "For St. George books and wishes", "For St. George recycles culture" ... or exhibitions of which we highlight the Exhibition of books from the old collection: a historic St. George's Day held during the celebration of the 250th anniversary of the FNB. Among the chosen ones of the 1771th and XNUMXth centuries, there were some written by the first directors: Fray Canellas, Manuel Sans, Ezequiel Calvet and José Bonet, as well as a book by Jorge Juan from XNUMX. 

Virtual exhibition: The library makes history: 250 years of the FNB: where we take a photographic tour of the history of the faculty from its origins.

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

 DATE  TITLE DESCRIPTION

 2022-04 

 Did you know that...  Exhibition on the 1st floor of the faculty to show how mathematics is needed in many ways and how it contributes to improving the world in areas as diverse as industry, engineering, technology, economics and healthcare. Traveling exhibition through libraries UPC. It is a project with the participation of Professor Monse Alsina (EPSEM), Gemma Flaquer (FME library) and Montserrat Méndez (Biblioteca BCUM).

 2019-11

 

 Exhibition of handwritten nautical charts made by students (XNUMXth-XNUMXth centuries)

 Exhibition on the occasion of the celebration of the 250th anniversary of the FNB, to publicize the collection of handwritten nautical charts made by students in the early years of school. Some of these are in digital version.
 2018  Eric Tabarly  Exhibition on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the death of the internationally renowned navigator Eric Tabarly.

 2018-05

 Sailor knots  Exhibition to support the workshop given at the faculty on May 15, by Mr. Jaume Armengol. It is accompanied by a bibliographic dossier

 

 

As a result of the 250th anniversary of the Faculty of Nautical Studies (1769-2019), many activities have been carried out, some organized from the library.

Want to know what we did? consult the website of the 250th anniversary of the FNB in ​​the library.


Last update: 17 / 05 / 2022