Locations & Opening Hours


From 20.09.2021 until further notice:

UZH libraries accessible with certificate and mask
(Loan and return exempt from certificate requirement)

Available services of the UZH Libraries



Main Library – Medicine Careum

  Ground Floor Reading Room Info Desk
Monday to Friday 8am-8pm 8am-6pm**
Saturday 8am-5pm 8am-1pm**
Sunday closed closed

Monday to Sunday

Exclusively for students of the Faculty of Medicine, only with UZH Card.

Main Library – Science

  Reading Rooms Info Desk
Monday to Friday 8am-8pm 8am-8pm***
Saturday closed closed
Sunday closed closed
24/7 access remains deactivated.

***between 5:30 and 8 pm limited services:
Lending only for users with valid SLSP registration, no consultations.

Main Library – Study Center

Monday to Sunday 7am-12pm
Access only for UZH and ETH members, only with reservation, only with UZH or ETH Card.

Study spaces of the Main Library

On the ground floor at the Main Library Medicine Careum a limited number of study spaces for external users can be used without reservation.

All other Study spaces of the Main Library must be booked.