Guilherme Braga da Cruz Collection

The Guilherme Braga da Cruz Collection consists of about 12,000 bibliographic works of high heritage interest, not only for their antiquity and rarity, but also for thematic diversity (History, Law, Arts, Religion, etc.).

Guilherme Braga da Cruz (Braga, June 11, 1916 - Porto, March 11, 1977) was an eminent professor of Law at the University of Coimbra. At this University, he served as director of the Faculty of Law, between 1958 and 1961, as rector of the University of Coimbra, in 1961 and 1962, from which he requested dismissal, and as director of the General Library of the University, from 1971 until his death.

The bibliographic records of the 4075 works that make up this collection can be consulted here.

To search within this collection, please open the Catalog and search, on the basis of “Bibliographic Catalog”, in "all fields", by [quote: "cv"], select the Boolean operator "E" in the box on the left, and the desired search parameter (title, for example), in the box on the right.