Internet Libraries

Cordoba, analysed four libraries (a University, a State public and other municipal). CONSUMER EROSKI technicians visited their facility in mid-December to assess the general State of each of these paragraphs of information, services, accessibility, security and cleaning. In addition, they asked through the steps to process the meat in order to know the functioning of the system of loan and consultation. The final evaluation of the service offered by the libraries visited in the capital of Cordoba reached the good, one of the best report and scores above the global average, a mediocre acceptable, study. Only exceeds you Bilbao (with a very well) and on the same note remain the centers studied in A Coruna, Barcelona, Granada, Madrid, Murcia, San Sebastian and Vitoria. This good note sits in a very good security and cleaning, good information, and an acceptable accessibility and range of services of the facilities visited. In all the centres analysed in Cordoba were rooms of reading, study, consultation of Internet, wifi and points of auto-prestamo areas. However, none had video libraries and subject and only in one, had group rooms.

Among other deficiencies, also found that in one of the libraries was missing a fotocopisteria and, in all, service lockers so that users could leave their belongings. For this reason, Cordoba was the acceptable stocking in the section services. In the four analysed libraries lend books (three of them also CDs and DVDs;) and one, even magazines. Users could take home one time between five and ten materials for a period of two weeks. When the time of loan is insufficient, the term can extend 15 days (less time for audiovisual). In addition, if the book is not in the libraries, all offer the possibility of interlibrary loan. In addition, the schedule was uninterrupted every day of the week, although only one opened the Saturdays. Libraries visited in the capital of Cordoba obtained the same score, an acceptable accessibility.