Biblioteca Daniel Cosío Villegas, bdcv_edificio, Mexico

Biblioteca Daniel Cosío Villegas


The Daniel Cosío Villegas Library of El Colegio de México is a leader in Mexico and Latin America for the richness of its collections, the quality of its bibliographic processes and the specialized services it offers to the national and international academic community. It has one of the most important Latin American collections in Social Sciences and Humanities, particularly in Public Administration, Economics, International Studies, Demography, Urban Development, History, Linguistics, Hispanic Literature, Political Science and Sociology, and in Gender Studies, Translation and the social impact of Science and Technology. In terms of geographic areas, the development of the collection is focused on topics related to Latin America, Asia, Africa, the Middle East and European Communities, as well as those pertaining to the study of relations between Mexico and the United States. The collection is made up of more than 625,000 titles of books and pamphlets, and approximately 770,000 volumes. It has an important collection of databases and electronic resources with complete content.



News January 16 2024

2024 Dublin Literary Award Longlist Revealed

With books nominated by 80 libraries from 35 countries, 4 novels by Irish authors are in the running for the €100,000 prize sponsored by Dublin City Council
News November 28 2023

2024 Dublin Literary Award Judges Announced

Meet our judging panel for 2024 Dublin Literary Award
Video June 2 2023

Highlights from the 2023 Dublin Literary Award Ceremony

Katja Oskamp and translator Jo Heinrich win the prize for Marzahn, Mon Amour.
Video May 26 2023

2023 Award Winners in Conversation with Rick O’Shea

Author, Katja Oskamp and translator, Jo Heinrich in conversation.


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