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Library

Founded in 1954 in Madrid, the Department of the German Archaeological Institute (DAI) has one of the most important archaeological research libraries on the Iberian Peninsula. Its collection focus is directed at the archaeology and related disciplines on the Iberian Peninsula and Morocco, from prehistory to the Islamic era.
The international scientific literature is available to scientists and students alike. By continuously expanding its collection, the reference library now contains about 70,000 volumes and more than 500 current periodicals. The total collection from 1997 can be searched and researched online (- ZENON -), while previous material is constantly being computerised. Workstations in the reading room also provide exclusive online access to numerous international scientific publications. For their research in the library users can obtain WLAN access.

The library of the former branch of the DAI in Lisbon (1971-1999) was handed over on permanent loan to the Instituto Portugues de Arqueologia, Palácio da Ajuda, Avenida da India 136, P - 1300-300 Lisbon Tel +351 / 213 616 500, Fax +351 / 213 616 559, where it is continued on the same scale.

 

Library opening times

Open Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 9:00–18:00, Fri 9:00–14:00
from 15 June to 15 September. Mon–Fri between 9:00–15:00

The library is closed during Holy Week and Christmas Holiday
Summer midday break: August

 

The libray will be closed from 24.12.2012 until 07.01.2013, both days inclusive.

 

Contact

Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abt. Madrid

- Bibliothek -

Serrano 159

E - 28002 Madrid

 

Contact person

Dr. Marcus Heinrich Hermanns (scientific director)
Susanne Jakob (librarian)
María Díaz Teijeiro (librarian)
María Dolores Pro (library staff)

 

Tel. +34 91 5610904
Fax +34 91 5640054

Further Information

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Calendar

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  • 20/03/2014 - 20/09/2014

    Ausstellung / Exposición Blick Mira!

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  • 01/04/2014 - 04/04/2014

    The Horn of Africa in ancient times: phenomena of interregional contacts

    more information

 
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  • 01/04/2014 - 04/04/2014

    The Horn of Africa in ancient times: phenomena of interregional contacts

    more information

 
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  • 01/04/2014 - 04/04/2014

    The Horn of Africa in ancient times: phenomena of interregional contacts

    more information

  • 03/04/2014 - 03/04/2014

    Lecture: Katja Piesker - Neues vom Göbekli Tepe. Zur Um-Baugeschichte der Anlage C und E

    more information

  • 03/04/2014 - 03/04/2014

    Vortragsreihe am Donnerstag: Phönizische-punische Forschungen des CEFyP / ciclo de conferencias: los jueves feniciopúnicos del CEFyP

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  • 01/04/2014 - 04/04/2014

    The Horn of Africa in ancient times: phenomena of interregional contacts

    more information

 
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  • 07/04/2014 - 08/04/2014

    Kolloquium aus Anlass des 100jährigen Jubiläums der Ausgrabungen des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts in Athen

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  • 07/04/2014 - 08/04/2014

    Kolloquium aus Anlass des 100jährigen Jubiläums der Ausgrabungen des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts in Athen

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  • 09/04/2014 - 09/04/2014

    ΑΙΓΕΙΡΟΣ Vortragsreihe am Deutschen Archäologischen Institut Athen

    more information

  • 09/04/2014

    SYRIEN – eine bedrohte Kulturlandschaft

    more information

 
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  • 23/04/2014 - 23/04/2014

    SYRIEN – eine bedrohte Kulturlandschaft

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  • 29/04/2014

    Griechen, Thraker und Römer in Bulgarien. Die archäologischen und kulturhistorischen Schätze des Landes

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  • 30/04/2014 - 30/04/2014

    SYRIEN – eine bedrohte Kulturlandschaft

    more information

 
 
 
 
 

Recent projects

  • 29.01.2014

    Verbundprojekt ‘MayaArch3D’ more

  • 22.01.2014

    German-Cambodian Conservation School (GCCS) more

  • 19.07.2013

    Exhibition Vietnam Archaelogy more

Recent publications

  • 26.09.2011

    Forschungen zur Archäologie Außereuropäischer Kulturen (FAAK) more

  • 26.09.2011

    Beiträge zur Allgemeinen und Vergleichenden Archäologie more

  • 25.09.2011

    Forschungen zur Allgemeinen und Vergleichenden Archäologie more

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Contact

The German Archaeological Institute (DAI) is a »scientific corporation« of the Federal Institution under the auspices of the Foreign Office. The staff of the Institute carries out research in the area of archaeology and in related fields and maintains relations with international scholars.
Furthermore, it organizes congresses, colloquia and tours, and informs the public through the media about its work.  

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