Speicherbibliothek

About the library

The «Kooperative Speicherbibliothek Schweiz» is the joint external storage of the affiliated partner libraries. It stores individual holdings of the respective libraries (individual holdings) as well as the collectively consolidated holdings (collective holdings) following the partner libraries:

  • Zentral- und Hochschulbibliothek Luzern
  • Universitätsbibliothek Basel
  • Zentralbibliothek Zürich
  • Bibliotheken der Universität Zürich
  • Zentralbibliothek Solothurn
  • Universitätsbibliothek St. Gallen

Collective holdings: Documents can either be ordered as partial copies or viewed on request in the reading room of the «Kooperative Speicherbibliothek Schweiz». Requests are handled by fernleihe@zb.uzh.ch.

Individual holdings: Copies can be ordered in the owning library, usually also via courier to the desired IDS courier libraries. Documents that cannot be borrowed can be used in the reading room of the partner libraries or on request in the reading room of the «Kooperative Speicherbibliothek Schweiz».