The Municipal Library of Sant Joan d’Alacant is located in the new building Municipal Cultural Center at the Rambla Avenida de la Libertad, 22, sharing space with the Municipal Archives. It was opened in the seventies and maintains a collection of more than 40,000 documents. It has had several locations until its final relocation. The library is very spacious, light and modern. It takes up two floors of the building, more than 1200 m2. It has a study room with capacity for 120 people. Last year 26,325 documents were lend out.