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Main Library

The Main Library is the specialized library of the University of Zurich for natural sciences and medicine. Its three libraries on the Irchel Campus and Careum Training Center serve as study centers with a wide range of services and user-friendly opening hours.

In addition, the Main Library provides university-wide services and represents the University of Zurich in a number of regional and national projects and bodies.

The Main Library's Blog

  • ZORA entries with a full text document are now marked with a lock. The colour of the lock indicates the Open Access type at a glance.  Green – refers to the self-archiving of submitted or ...

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  • At the end of the 18th century and in the first half of the 19th century, the canton of Appenzell was the preferred destination for whey cures. In spring and summer, Gais, Weissbad, Gonten, Heiden ...

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  • New and from today all dentistry titles from the german e-book package Clinic and Practice are available at the UZH via Thieme Connect. Next week, all new titles will also be available via the ...

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  • The European Journal of Health Communication (EJHC) is dedicated to the current research questions of European Health communication. Its cross-national approach is reflected in the diversity of the ...

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  • The locations of the Main Library are open in December/January on the following weekends/holidays: The working area MediZone, which is reserved for medical students, and the Study Center of the Main ...

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