CIDEHUS (Interdisciplinary Center on History, Cultures and Societies) is a research center in the field of Humanities and Social Sciences. This center publishes a collection of academic books called «Biblioteca – Estudos & Colóquios», which has scientific refereeing by an international committee, with double blind peer review system.

The collection began to be published in 2001. However, it was only in 2013 that it gained scientific refereeing with double blind peer review system and an e-book format.

It has been publishing books authored mostly by the research center members. In 2016 the collection opened to external authors. In a general way, the collection has privileged themes regarding the South of Portugal and Southern Europe, projected in a longue durée timescale. It publishes in Portuguese, Spanish, English or French, although most of the books are in Portuguese.