Municipal Public Library "Joanot Martorell"



Opening hours and location


Opening hours:

  • Monday to Friday: 9:00h. to 20:30 h.
  • Saturday: 9:30 h. to 13:30 h

Summer time (August 1 to 31)

  • Monday to Friday: 9:00h. to 20:30 h.

Address: Avenida Masnou, 1- 1º (Cultural Centre Jaume Pastor i Fluixá) | 03710 Calp (Alacant) Telephone: 965 83 99 05

E-mail: biblioteca@ajcalp.es





Bibliographic information


Service that will attend all kinds of requests, such as:


  • Helping readers to consult the free access collection to find documents.
  • Providing help in the catalogue consultation.
  • Reporting on catalogues of other libraries, etc
  • Providing information about library services, etc


Searching resources




  • General collection. Access is free; user can find encyclopaedias, dictionaries, yearbooks, legislation books, basic manuals, literary works, etc.
  • Local collection. Access is free, it informs about subjects concerning Calp.
  • For their use and consultation, users must search in the automated catalogue: Valencian Public Reading Network – Library of Calp


Internet - Wifi


The Library is equipped in all its facilities with WIFI zone. It also offers 4 public computers for consultation with Internet access plus 9 tables with electrical connections for laptops. Use must respect the regulations, on request in the counter of the Room for Consultation and Reading. Through Internet users can access the catalogue of many libraries or free documents in virtual libraries.








Press and Magazines


It is located in the same Room for Consultation and Reading. Access is free and the collection is excluded from the loan.

Users have the possibility to consult the newspapers up to one month before the current month and the magazines up to one year ago.



The collection consists of books for home loans.

To use this service it is necessary to have the reader's card, which can only be used by its holder.

The card is free and is requested in person at the Library.




  • Complete the application form
  • A passport-sized photo
  • Identification document (Spanish ID or passport)


Any user in possession of the reader's card will be able to use the loan service of all the libraries integrated in the Electronic Network of Valencian Public Reading.


Document reservation


The reader interested in a special document that is already borrowed, can make its reservation.


Interlibrary loan


Through the interlibrary loan users can request documents from any library, with the limitations established by the owner Library.


Library desiderata


Users can suggest the purchase of documents that are not in the Library collection, which are of interest, as long as the documents coincide with the purchase policy of the Library.


Children and Youth Section


It is located in the same Room for Consultation and Reading.

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