Founded in 1923 , Casa del Libro is now the leading chain of bookstores in the sector. In 1992 it was integrated into the Metro Group, in 1996 opened its virtual library and in 1999 started an upswing in reaching the best shopping areas of the main Spanish cities . Currently has 36 libraries: Málaga , two in Zaragoza , Sevilla, Gandia , Oviedo , Gijón , Vitoria , León, Ponferrada , Castellón , Cartagena , Vigo , Alicante , La Coruna , Valladolid , one in Bilbao, Valencia two seven Barcelona and Madrid ten .
The Book bookstore evolves strengthening its rich tradition. It is primarily a library of " background " with more than a million references in its catalog. The signs accompanying original identity and reinforce with :
The Book provides a range of services among which Custom Orders and sales to agencies and libraries. The breadth and depth of its database , is reflected in the periodic publication of catalogs specialized by subject and by the presence of casadellibro.com Internet , providing information to all five continents .
The preparation of its 400 employees is the essential complement to the quantity, variety and quality of its literature offer. The Book House staff is knowledgeable about the classics and the latest news in all fields . Thanks to them , Casa del Libro enjoys great recognition among readers and cultural agents.