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Instant reservations

Through EasyPlanning you can now book a seat in a library for an already started time slot. You can also make a reservation for the current half hour, if there are seats available, without waiting for the next time slot or you can access ahead of the scheduled slot you have already reserved. With EasyPlanning you are sure to have a seat: consult the pages of the libraries to fknow more about the services, the number of available seats and the bookable time slots.

Arts and Humanities Library (BAUM) closed on Saturday 25 March

Arts and Humanities Library (BAUM) library will be closed on Saturday 25 March 2023 for urgent causes that cannot be postponed.
BAUM will reopen regularly on Sunday 26 March.
We apologize for the inconvenience.

Arts and Humanities Library (BAUM) opens at 5 pm on Monday 3rd April

Due to extraordinary maintenance works, on Monday 3 April 2023 BAUM will open at 5 pm. The services will be provided normally after 5 pm.

In this period there are also particularly noisy works inside the library and the Cooperative Learning Room is not accessible until the works are completed.

Indo-European Etymological Dictionaries Online

This resource is now available. It allows to search across the 15 etymological dictionaries of the most important indo-european languages (Latin, Greek, Slavic, proto-Germanic, proto-Celtic, Old Frisian, Armenian, Hittite, Luvian, Persian, Iranian verb and proto-Nostratic). Dictionaries can be cross-searched, with an advance search for each individual dictionary. The database is fundamental to the the study of Classics, Near Eastern Studies, and Modern Languages and Literatures

Exhibition: Ca’ Foscari and the Dantedì

"Dantedì" is the national day dedicated to Dante Alighieri, on 25 March. For this occasion the University Library System exhibits the first copies of Dante's "Commedia" that have become part of the Historical Fund and other rare or special editions of the libraries' collections through the exhibition Ca’ Foscari e il Dantedì: la "Commedia" di Dante tra gli scaffali delle biblioteche cafoscarine. The exhibition is located at CFZ library and will last from 20 March to 4 May 2023. The inauguration will be on Tuesday 28 March 2023 at 4.30 pm.