Information and research


The Biblioteca del Cinema is a public service instrument. As a specialist library, it is aimed primarily at film researchers and students, but anyone interested in cinematography with a user’s card is welcome to access it.

Users have at their disposal a broad catalogue of services whose purpose is to facilitate the use of the Library, support research work, and provide answers to queries.


Documentary research:

One of the functions of the librarians is to assist users and guide them in the use of the Library. If you cannot find what you need, simply go to the information desk and the librarians will help you.


Bibliographic advice for research projects:

A bibliographic advisory service for secondary school research projects related to cinematography, the dissemination of film culture, and the film world in general.

More information: Advice on research work

Centre d’Interès Pedagògic:

Located in the Bibliota del Cinema and run in coordination with the Filmoteca’s Education Services, the Centre d'Interès Pedagògic (CIP) has a selection of collections and materials related to the teaching of film and cinematographic language aimed at teachers and trainers whose common purpose is to disseminate film culture and audiovisual language in the classroom. This material has been prepared for either reference or loan and is supported by a range of open-source digital resources that can be accessed from the Filmoteca website.