The Joanina Library (Biblioteca Joanina) is the Baroque library of the University of Coimbra, built in the 18th century during the reign of the Portuguese King João V (and named after him). It is located in upper Coimbra, the university historic centre, near the university tower, and is part of University of Coimbra General Library.
Biblioteca Joanina | Coimbra, Portugal
Mestre de Obras: João Carvalho Ferreira
Tectos e cimalhas: António Simões Ribeiro
Dourador: Vicente Nunes
Pintor do retrato do Rei: Domenico Duprà
Pintura e douradura das estantes: Manuel da Silva
Entalhador: Francesco Gualdini