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Best Bookstores and Libraries in Guayaquil

By Joshua Wood, LPC


Summary: What are the best bookstores and libraries in Guayaquil? In this article we highlight the best bookstores and libraries in Guayaquil.

Mr. Books

Mr. Books is a well-known bookstore chain in Ecuador that offers a wide variety of books in Spanish and English, including bestsellers, children's books, and educational materials.

Website: www.mrbooks.com
Address: Av. Francisco de Orellana, Guayaquil 090513

Librería Española

Librería Española is a traditional bookstore that has been serving readers in Guayaquil for decades, offering a selection of literature, textbooks, and specialized books.

Address: Av. 9 de Octubre 812 y Boyacá, Guayaquil 090313

Estación Libro

Estación Libro is a cozy bookstore that provides a curated selection of contemporary literature, classics, and academic texts, as well as a space for cultural events and book clubs.

Address: Urdesa Central, Víctor Emilio Estrada 1216 y Laureles, Guayaquil

Libri Mundi

Libri Mundi is a popular bookstore offering a broad range of books in various genres, including literature, science, and the arts, with a focus on promoting reading culture in Ecuador.

Website: www.librimundi.com
Address: Av. 9 de Octubre 1000 y Malecón, Guayaquil 090313

La Madriguera Librería

La Madriguera Librería is a charming independent bookstore that specializes in alternative literature, graphic novels, and independent publishers, providing a unique selection for discerning readers.

Address: Circunvalación Sur 111 y Todos los Santos, Urdesa, Guayaquil

Biblioteca Municipal de Guayaquil

The Biblioteca Municipal de Guayaquil is the city's main public library, offering a vast collection of books, periodicals, and digital resources, as well as cultural events and educational programs.

Address: Calle 10 de Agosto y Pedro Moncayo, Guayaquil 090313

Biblioteca de la Universidad de Guayaquil

This university library serves the academic community with a comprehensive collection of scholarly resources, research materials, and study spaces for students and faculty.

Address: Av. Kennedy S/N y Av. Delta, Ciudadela Universitaria, Guayaquil

Biblioteca de la Universidad Católica de Santiago de Guayaquil

As part of the Catholic University, this library provides educational resources, research assistance, and a conducive environment for study to students and academics.

Address: Av. Carlos Julio Arosemena Km 1.5, Guayaquil

Biblioteca Municipal Huancavilca

Biblioteca Municipal Huancavilca is a public library that offers a variety of books and reading materials for the community, as well as cultural activities and workshops.

Address: Av. Quito, entre Clemente Ballén y 10 de Agosto, Guayaquil 090313

Biblioteca Politécnica Salesiana

This library is part of the Salesian Polytechnic University and provides a wide range of academic resources, including books, journals, and digital databases, to support the educational needs of its students.

Address: Campus Centenario, Calle Vieja 12-30 y Elia Liut, Guayaquil

About the Author

Joshua Wood Joshua Wood, LPC joined Expat Exchange in 2000 and serves as one of its Co-Presidents. He is also one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. Prior to Expat Exchange, Joshua worked for NBC Cable (MSNBC and CNBC Primetime). Joshua has a BA from Syracuse and a Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Mr. Wood is also a licensed counselor and psychotherapist.

Some of Joshua's articles include Pros and Cons of Living in Portugal, 10 Best Places to Live in Ireland and Pros and Cons of Living in Uruguay. Connect with Joshua on LinkedIn.



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