Biblioteca dell'ESU di Padova "Vittore Branca"

Free book loan service


ESU provides university students with a library of around 6,000 up-to-date university texts at the ESU 'Copernico' residence at via G.B. Tiepolo 46 in Padua.

You can find theopening times HERE.

Book Loan Procedure:

ESU operates a book loan service in order to promote the dissemination of teaching and scientific material for the use of university students.

The loan is granted only to students enrolled at the University of Padua, upon presentation of their university badge (only those issued after 2011 are valid).

The loan has a duration of one month, renewable once maximum, for a further 30 days.

Book Search:

The texts in the Library's possession, like those of all the other Padua libraries belonging to the Padua library cluster, can be found in the University of Padua's Opac catalogue: to do a search click HERE.

Suggested purchase of texts:

To meet requests for texts that are not available, the ESU library offers its users the possibility of proposing titles for possible purchase, in order to expand the catalogue of available texts. To request a text, fill in the form you will find HERE