The role of the ISCTE-IUL Library is to provide access to the information resources required by the Institute's members for research, learning and teaching. The Library has a wealth of material to support these University activities, with over 90.000 printed volumes and an extensive range of high quality electronic resources, and receives approximately 30.000 periodicals (digital and paper).
ISCTE-IUL Library specializes in Management, Social Sciences, Technologies and Architecture. Students benefit from every service imaginable in a full-service bibliographic facility. In addition, PhD students have access to dedicated areas that include individual workstations and meeting rooms. It is also possible to access financially-oriented databases, such as Bloomberg and Datastream. Remote access to excellent research systems such as B-On (22.000 scientific journals and 22.000 e-books available), ABI/Inform Complete, Web of Science, Scopus, JSTOR, among others. The Library Catalogue can be consulted locally or online.