ETH Zurich, GESS Library; Archives of Contemporary History

About the library

The GESS Library is a Special Library affiliated to the ETH Library and open to the public.

The Archives of Contemporary History are a special location of GESS Library.
The collections of the archives are not available for borrowing and therefore cannot be ordered online, with the exception of requests for copies. For the use of the archive materials in the reading room please contact:

Archives of Contemporary History
ETH Zurich
Hirschengraben 62
8092 Zurich

+41 44 632 40 03
+41 44 632 13 92 (Fax)

afz@history.gess.ethz.ch

Main focus of collection

  • Humanities and social sciences
  • Business, law and politics