Stories that bind us together

Stories that bind us together

Come to the Alianza Library

The Educational and Cultural Multipurpose Space of the Artigas-Washington Library represents the best of the 21st century library and was designed and created based on recent international trends.


Currently, the library has over 10,000 books, a virtual library with access to international data bases, 50 American magazine subscriptions, and a collection of over 500 DVDs. To receive all services, borrowing priviliges, and free participation in the programs described below costs only $600 (six hundred Uruguayan pesos) per year.


The new Multipurpose Space offers diverse and versatile spaces and engaging activites for students and members.

Seminar Area: talks and workshops about diverse topics and themes.

Internet Area: contains 25 computers connected to the internet with access to a virtual library and international data bases. Lounge Area: contains a television connected to a computer via Chromecast with Netflix.

EducationUSA: promotes higher education in the United States. Presents precise and detailed information about the academic programs of undergraduate and graduate schools in the USA.

Entertainment area: contains English boardgames to practice the language, expand vocabulary, and interact with other students.

Collaborative Space: contains tables, chairs, and whiteboards for different group activities such as the Makerspace workshop or the Conversation Clubs.

Quiet area: a calm and quiet place for study and individual reading. Reference materials: contains reading materials.

Science Corner: contains a wide variety of magazines, books, and specialized DVDs.

Storytelling Area: designed for children and teens, this corner offers books and graphic novels in English specially selected for kids and adolescents.

If you would like to see our library catalogue, click here.

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