adulto estudia en la biblioteca

The purpose of the library service is to make it easier for British Council students to use and loan available materials, so you can enjoy, learn and improve your English.

You can enjoy the study room while preparing for a Cambridge or IELTS exam, access to UK literature, film TV series.

It is a resource centre specifically selected for the learning and the promotion of the British culture.


- Suggestions from our staff: They will help you finding and choosing the material that best suits your needs.

- Councelling activities: British Council teachers focusing on individual sessions to enhance your English learning. Book your own session. 

- English Extra: A service of complementary activities that will make your experience a total immersion in the language (Breakfast Club, Language Lab, Culture Club, etc.). Check out the upcoming activities. 

- Teaching material: From audiobooks to the most popular series for each of the levels.

- Study area, Wi-Fi and access to computers.


Monday to Friday 9:30 - 21:00
Saturday 10.30 - 14.00 
Sunday and public holidays closed
Library service is closed in August.


contact details

C/Amigó 83, 08021 Barcelona

Phone: 93 241 97 11

Borrowing rules

  • Items must be returned or renewed on the date indicated on the piece of paper called 'due back', located on the inside of the book or DVD material. The renewal of the loan is possible when another student is not waiting for the same material. 
  • Material can be renewed a maximum of three times.
  • Exam practice material is limited to one item per student and can't be renewed.
  • DVDs are limited to four items on loan.