The ILG library is a research library specialising in (chiefly Galician) linguistics, while also possessing substantial Galician literature, anthropology and history collections. Its catalogue is integrated into the BUSC (Biblioteca da Universidade de Santiago de Compostela) catalogue and currently boasts over 13,000 items.


  • Reference in situ
  • Reference information: queries can be handled in the library, by telephone, by post or email
  • Loans (only for the staff of the centre)

Opening hours

Monday to Friday (9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.); closed in August


Instituto da Lingua Galega
Praza da Universidade 4
15782 Santiago de Compostela

Contact information

Florentina Xoubanova Montero

For all queries about the collections and access to them:

Phone: +34 881 812 813

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