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Biblioteca Virtual de la Filología Española, first prize in the V edition of Madrid Complutense University's Knowledge and Technology Transfer awards (2020)
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Ahora la Biblioteca Virtual de la Filología Española incorpora metadatos para que los investigadores gestionen mejor nuestros recursos

Utiliza las aplicaciones de gestión bibliográfica de Zotero y Mendeley para manejar los datos de los registros. Estas aplicaciones están disponibles de forma gratuita tanto para escritorio como en extensiones que pueden agregarse a los navegadores web.

Last update of the Biblioteca Virtual de la Filología Española 24/05/2024

BVFE currently contains 12956 records