Translation of library in Spanish:

library

Pronunciation: /ˈlaɪbreri; ˈlaɪbrəri/

n (pl -ries)

  • 1.1 (room, building) biblioteca (f) public/town library biblioteca pública/municipal (before n) library book libro (m) de la biblioteca library card o ticket (BrE) tarjeta (f) or (Méx) credencial (f) de lector library editionedición especial para bibliotecas library paste (AmE) cola (f) blanca
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    • I researched sailboat building at our town library and Boston Public Library.
    • So a university gets a new library building but no funds for new books.
    • It's easier to borrow the book from a public library or buy it from a second-hand bookshop.
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    • The bedrooms are linked to the bathrooms, dressing rooms, libraries and anterooms.
    • Along the cool corridors are private dining rooms, libraries, a gymnasium, and Turkish baths.
    • Dominic's room was more like a hotel luxury suite complete with a living room and a private library.
    1.2 (collection — of books) biblioteca (f); (— of pictures) archivo (m) fotográfico; (— of films) filmoteca (f); (— of records) discoteca (f); (— of newspapers) hemeroteca (f) a library of programs [Comput] una colección de programas (before n) library pictures [TV] imágenes (fpl) de archivo
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    • The museum houses a library with about 60,000 books related to Gandhi and the various causes he espoused.
    • A few Italian book collectors began to amass libraries of unprecedented proportions: one cardinal is said to have had as many as 15,000 books.
    • They visited the stables, admiring the horses, and settled in to read from the extensive library Geoff had collected.
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    • This includes photo libraries, research databases and detailed archives.
    • The archive functions as a dance library and research center, much like the New York City Public Library's Dance Collection.
    • Start your library by researching other denominational hymnals.

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.