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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

  • There are a number of checklists available for adhering to quality standards when conducting and reporting a systematic review of the literature. It has been shown that their implementation has led ...

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  • From Monday, August 19 until Sunday, September 15, 2019 the Main Library – Science will be closed. The reasons for this are stock removal, revision and maintenance work. Books can be extended with ...

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  • Please note: From Monday, August 26 until Sunday, September 1, 2019 the Main Library – Medicine Careum will be closed. Reason: Integration of the library of the Center of Dental Medicine. The closure ...

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  • The Main Library – Medicine Careum and the Main Library – Science will be closed on Wednesday,  August 1 The MediZone in the Careum 1 building, reserved for UZH medical students, and the Study ...

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  • Are you responsible for entering publications in ZORA? You would like to receive tips and tricks for the deposit? Come and visit one of our introductory classes on ZORA and Open Access in fall ...

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