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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

  • Soon all publications for the academic year 2019 should be entered into ZORA. The submission deadline is February 15th, 2020. ZORA-Walk-In Open doors for submitters Talk to the ZORA-Team personally ...

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  • Main Library – Medicine Careum (including MediZone) will be closed from Monday, 10 February to Sunday, 16 February 2020. We carry out our annual revision and use the week for various maintenance work. ...

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  • Swiss medical libraries that are associated with a university, university or non-university hospital, or a nursing school offer their students and staff a variety of services, as just published (1). ...

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  • Merry Christmas and a bright and happy New Year!

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  • On 17.12.2019 swissuniversities published a media release (german only) concerning the ongoing negotiations with the Elsevier, Wiley and Springer Nature. An article in UZH News informs about the ...

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