Library Navigator

Would you like to know which library is open today? Or where you can learn on Sunday? Are you looking for the address, telephone number or the map of a specific library at the University of Zurich?

Answers to these questions - and even more - can be found using the Library Navigator.


The Rechercheportal (literally: the research gateway) provides a central access point for searching the holdings of UZH libraries that are in the NEBIS cooperative.

Main Library of the University of Zurich

The Main Library of the University of Zurich specializes in mathematics, science, and medicine and has three locations:

Libraries at the Institutes and Faculties

Zentralbibliothek Zürich (ZB)

The Zentralbibliothek Zürich is the library of the Canton, City, and University of Zurich. Its substantial collection is geared toward meeting the needs of the general public in addition to those of the academic staff at all UZH faculties.