The Libraries Institution of Bologna

Places / Oriano Tassinari Clò Library

Dir. Monica Grilli
Contact us
tel. 051 434383 fax 051 6140792














Free Internet
11 internet access points, including 1 for offline activities 

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Wi-fi Iperbole wireless
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In our library you can find:
around 50.000 books including 6000 for young adults
films, documentaries, foreign languages' courses and audio-books.
5 local and national newspapers, weekly publications and periodicals

In other languages
English, French,German, Spanish, Portuguese and Russian.

> online catalogue (Sebina OPAC)
> library catalogue

A maximum of 5 documents, including 2 multimedia items. 
Length of time:7 days for multimedia items, 30 days for narrative texts. 
Loan service for schools, interlibrary loan. 
Materials may be delivered to your home for free thanks to an agreement with Ausilio Cultura and also with the Cavazza Institute. The latter provides registered texts for partially-sighted people.


Ground floor only

printing options ( chargeable service)

breastfeeding area and changing table

Do you want to know more?

“Oriano Tassinari Clo”is a public library, dedicated since 1998 to the writer and scholar of Bolognese History “ Oriano Tassinari Clo ( Bologna 1936 – 1995). It is located within Villa Spada park, in Saragozza district.
The library offers a total of 250 seats including study rooms, periodicals room, a multimedia room, a conference hall, all distributed on two floors. Books are arranged on open shelves, available to users. In the children's room there's a corner for kids from 0 to 2 years of age ( the library is part of the Baby Pit stop network).

The library promotes a series of readings and workshops for children and schools, courses, reading groups and books presentation: moreover it takes part to local and national cultural events such as Artefiera, Artelibro, Maggio dei libri, Trekking urbano, ecc. It hosts the reading group “Voltapagina”. It publishes a periodic bulletin of news, thematic bibliographies of narratives and bibliographies for young adults and children.



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Library | Oriano Tassinari Clò Library

Via di Casaglia, 7
40135 Bologna
bus 20
bus stop Villa Spada,entrance from via Saragozza

bus D
bus stop Casaglia, entrance from via Casaglia n. 7