About the library

The Jesuit Library in Zurich is a public lending library. It is aimed at interested members of the public.

Main focus of collection

  • Basic reference books about the main theological disciplines
  • Second Vatican Council and its reception
  • Liberation theology
  • Ecumenism
  • Eastern Europe and the Orthodox Church
  • Social science from the 1930s – 1960s
  • National economics
  • Biblical studies
  • Philosophy
  • Publications about the history of the Jesuit order