Locations & Opening Hours

Regular Opening Hours

  Main Library – Medicine Careum** Main Library – Science** Main Library – Study Center*
Monday 8am - 8pm 8am - 8pm 7am - 11pm
Tuesday 8am - 8pm 8am - 8pm 7am - 11pm
Wednesday 8am - 8pm 8am - 8pm 7am - 11pm
Thursday 8am - 8pm 8am - 8pm 7am - 11pm
Friday 8am - 8pm 8am - 8pm 7am - 11pm
Saturday 8am - 4pm closed 7am - 11pm
Sunday closed closed 7am - 11pm

* Access only with validated UZH or ETH card

** Limited service at the following times:

- Monday to Friday, between 6pm and 8pm
- Saturday, between 8am and 11am

No consultations, no new registrations, lending only for users holding a valid library card for the NEBIS network.

Special Opening Hours in March/April

Opening hours during the Easter holidays

  Main Library –
Medicine Careum
Main Library –
Thursday, March 29 8am-4pm 8am-4pm
Friday, March 30 closed closed
Saturday, March 31 closed closed
Sunday, April 1 closed closed
Monday, April 2 closed closed

The working area MediZone, which is reserved for medical students, and the Study Center of the Main Library will remain open during the Easter holidays. Access only with UZH Card. 

Special Access with UZH Card

  Daily Specific Regulations
Main Library – Medicine Careum  7am - 11pm Access to MediZone only for immatriculated students of the Faculty of Medicine.
Main Library – Science 7am - 12pm Access for members of institutes on the Irchel Campus
Application Form (PDF, 24 KB)

At semester changes on 1 August and 1 February, the UZH Card must be re-validated.