History

The Almada Negreiros Library is named in honor of José Sobral de Almada Negreiros (1893-1970), who was a painter, writer and multidisciplinary plastic artist, famous for his affiliation with Modernism in Portugal. He was a former student at the Jesuit Colégio de Campolide (1900-1910), which is today the home of NOVA School of Business & Economics