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There are two lending methods:

- Online lending of videos (TEATROTECA)

- Document lending (books and digital resources, including audiovisual recordings).

If you wish to register as an user of the CDAEM, click here, fill in the form and send it.


All Spanish citizens and foreigners (with ID or passport no. and over 18 years) interested in the performing arts can access the lending services of online videos (Teatroteca).


Teachers, university students, professionals and researchers of the performing arts can access the service of document lending (books, electronic resources or DVD recordings, as well as online lending –Teatroteca-).

- Registration as a general user

This type of user can access the Teatroteca and borrow books, electronic resources and DVD recordings, according to the following conditions:

  1. - 2 books + digital resources and 2 DVD
  2. - For a 15-day period (with an optional 7-day extension period)
  3. - Access to the Teatroteca (3 videos for a 5-day period).
- Registration as a professional or researcher

This type of user can access the Teatroteca and borrow books, electronic resources and DVD recordings, according to the following conditions:

  1. - 4 books + digital resources and 4 DVD 
  2. - For a 30-day period (with an optional extension period of 15 days)
  3. - Access the Teatroteca (3 videos for 5 days).

Lending policy

Magazines, old books (until 1957), reference books (dictionaries, encyclopedias, etc.), as well as documents such as photos, programs, posters, dossiers and audios cannot be borrowed (with the exception of loans to entities for temporary exhibitions or similar events) and can only be studied at the research room.

Document reservation

Reservations can be made for a maximum of 5 working days. After that time if the material is not collected nor is a bank receipt sent for a mail delivery, such material will be available for other customers.

Collection and return of documents

Collection of documents can be made in any of the following ways:
  • - Personally visiting the headquarters of the CDAEM.
  • - By registered mail, having the user previously made a deposit in the INAEM’s bank account (BBVA 0182 2370 40 0200201218), indicating the concept “Document delivery” and sending the bank receipt by email, fax or mail.
  • - Using a courier that will be paid by the user.

The return of the material can be made either in person or by registered mail.


New requests will not be attended if documents are not returned.
Persistent delays in the return of documents will result in the exclusion from the lending service.
In case of loss or damage of the document, the user will have to restore it with a new identical or similar one.


At the moment of the collection of the documents, the user is committed not to make any reproduction of them by any digital or electronic means and not to use them for profit or for a public exhibition.

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