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Patrimonio Digital Complutense: basic guide

Guide about the use and contents of the portal for the diffusion of the Complutense Digital Collection (


Access to the works is from the results screen, which offers a visualization of the title pages as well as basic information about the documents.

Display and sorting of results

The display of search results is, by default, in gallery mode. The user has the option of choosing another display format in list mode, which offers the same data but is easier to read on the screen.

As for the sorting of the results, at the top of the screen there are a series of drop-down options that allow the records to be arranged in ascending or descending order according to their title, authorship or date.


Access to a work 

By clicking on the thumbnail of the book we are interested in, we will access the description page of the work where we can find its complete description and from which we will have the possibility of accessing its reading.

The metadata describing each work can be consulted through the drop-down menu.