Find in the catalogue all of the NOVA library books, including specific and specialized collections of the Research Units. Browse the NOVA University Repository (RUN) and the NOVA Discovery platform for digital content.

Electronic resources

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NOVA FCSH Libraries

Get to know the three NOVA FCSH libraries: Mário Sottomayor Cardia Library (BMSC), Biblioteca Vitorino Magalhães Godinho (BVMG) and Map Library.

Collection and donations

NOVA FCSH has been integrating in its libraries important bibliographic collections given by former teachers, intellectuals and renowned artists.

'Tempos de doença, tempos de cura' Virtual Exhibition

Pandemic diseases are on today’s agenda due to the COVID-19 crisis. The topic has an obvious concern related to its impacts in welfare and economy yet social sciences also provide a decisive vision on the phenomenom and its different branches.

Samuel Schwarz Library

This collection preserves the library of Samuel Schwarz, a noted Polish Jewish scholar who lived most of his life in Portugal. This unique collection deals with Jewish History, Culture and Religion, preserving works dating from 1510 to 1953.

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