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The Institute for Game and Wildlife Research (IREC – CSIC, UCLM, JCCM) has a research library, specialized in game species and wildlife, mainly in the fields of Ecology, Conservation, Animal Health and Animal Production.

The library was established in 2002, with the logistical and financial support of the organizations to which the IREC belongs (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, CSIC; University of Castilla-La Mancha, UCLM; and Regional Government of Castilla-La Mancha, JCCM), and since then it has carried out research support work.

Bibliographic background

The documentary funds of the IREC Research Library include 3570 monographs and 150 scientific journals. It also has a wide collection of cartographic material, made up of 480 maps, and also has a small collection of specialized digital material (videos, CDs, etc.).


  • Consultation-Reading in the room.
  • Personal Loan.
  • Interlibrary loan and Intercampus.
  • Acquisition Service and Purchase Management of bibliographic material.
  • Bibliography Information, Management and Consultation Service.
  • Reproduction of documents.

Contact: bib-irec@irec.csic.es