The library holds more than 10,000 documents published between the fourteenth and twenty-first centuries: the modern section (since 1900); the old and rare section (fourteenth – nineteenth centuries); audiovisuals (videos, DVD, CD) and reviews.
The journals library has more than 500 periodical publications, over 30 via current subscription. The full-text from of articles of Datatèxtil can be consulted in open access on the cooperative repository RACO, Catalan Journals in Open Access.
In addition, the library has a local online catalogue, and it’s part of the University Union Catalogue of Catalonia (CCUC).
Also, the old books can be consulted in the Collective Catalogue of Catalonia’s Bibliographic Heritage (CCPBC), and part of this old collection is available in open access in the Digital Memory of Catalonia (MDC). 19th century books are digitized, too.
Stocks of particular interest
The Viñas Collection (1957), quoted in documents as “exceptional”, comprises 1,140 books from the fourteenth to the nineteenth centuries.
The Tolosa Collection (1983), comprises books, journals and collections of albums of models and fashions from the last century.
The technical-textile library (2001), covering the 1950s to the 1990s, with a total of 318 books and 4,800 exemplars of domestic and foreign journals on subjects related to the textile industry and textile engineering.