Museu de Ciències Naturals de Barcelona


Science Documentation Centre Presentation Library

NOTICE: From June 1st to August 31st, due to the remodeling works of the Museu Martorell building, the Documentation Center in the Ciutadella Park will remain closed to the public. Although the Library will remain closed until March 2023, from September we will attend you by email and telephone. Sorry for the inconveniences.


The most specialised documents in the Documentation Centre: books, journals and maps, are housed in the two Library premises (the Nature Laboratory and the Martorell Museum) in Ciutadella Park. The audiovisuals are kept in the Media Library at the Museum in the Forum Park building.


The Library again attends public with limited capacity and the usual hygienic prevention measures

  • Museu Martorell Library: temporally closed to public. We’ll attend you at the Biblioteca del Laboratori de Natura (Nature Laboratory Library). Sorry for the inconveniences.
  • Laboratori de Natura (Nature Laboratory Library): from Tuesday to Friday from 9 to 14 h.


Biblioteca del Laboratori de Natura (Nature Laboratory Library)
Passeig Picasso s/n, 08003 Barcelona

Tel. +34 93 256 22 14
Fax +34 93 310 49 99

Biblioteca del Museu Martorell (Martorell Museum Library)
Parc de la Ciutadella, 08003 Barcelona

Tel. +34 93 256 21 83
Fax +34 93 319 93 12

Barcelona Botanical Institute Library

The Barcelona Botanical Institute Library holds large collections in all realms of botany: vegetation around the world (especially Mediterranean flora), taxonomy, applied botany, mycology, genetics, ecology and conservation. The library is in the Botanical Institute, located in the Botanical Garden, in Montjuïc Park.