National Library of Spain
|National Library of Spain|
|Preceding agency||Parliamentary Library|
|Jurisdiction||Government of Spain|
The National Library of Spain (Spanish: Biblioteca Nacional de España) is the national library of Spain. It is located in Madrid. It is Spain's largest library. It is also one of the world's largest libraries. It was started by King Philip V of Spain in 1712.
References[change | change source]
- World Encyclopedia of Library and Information Services, ed. Robert Wedgeworth (Chicago : American Library Association, 1993), p. 783