University Library System

portal of Ca’ Foscari bibliographic resources

cerCa' simultaneously searches all the paper and electronic resources of the University libraries: books, e-books, periodicals, e-journals, articles, theses and other documents contained in Primo Central and ARCA

Summer closing dates

The libraries will be closed for summer holidays in the following periods:
BALI: 1 - 23 August 2020
BAS: 27 July - 14 August 2020
BAUM: 3 - 14 August 2020
BEC: 3 - 14 August 2020
For more information, see the page of the specific library.

Libraries services

In all the libraries, the following services are available for University members and only by reservation: the consultation service, the loan, the photocopying service, the interlibrary loan and the document delivery.
For more information, see the page of the specific library: BALI, BAS, BAUM, BEC, CFZ.

Remote access to electronic resources

All the library electronic resources can be consulted from home: ebooks, articles, electronic journals, theses and much more. Instructions for accessing resources from home are shown in this short video and on the page Remote access to electronic resources.

Covid-19: online resources

To facilitate access to information and research and teaching activities during this health emergency, the SBA has activated many electronic resources (ebooks and ejournals), made available by the publishers, in addition to the University's electronic resources. The complete list is at the section Covid-19: open or free access to online resources.