UZH, Kunsthistorisches Institut

About the library

The library of the Institute of Art History is a research library for students and researchers from all over the world. Since February 2015, a large part of the books can be borrowed at a self-checkout station for one day. Precious and rare books are stored and must be ordered the day before.

Main focus of collection

  • European and American art history
  • General art history
  • History of photography, movies and new media