University Library Zurich
The ZHAW University Library Zurich on the Toni Areal campus together with the Media and Information Centre (MIZ) of the ZHdK offer library services and a joint work, study and search area.
Regular opening hours
|Monday to Friday||9 a.m.–7 p.m.|
|Saturday||10 a.m.–4 p.m.|
Special opening hours
|Internal event||Friday, 6 July to Saturday, 7 July 2018||Closed from Fri 4 p.m.|
|Summer opening hours||Monday, 9 July to Saturday, 21 July 2018||Mon–Fri 10 a.m–4 p.m., Sat closed||Reference service on request|
|Summer closing||Monday, 23 July to Saturday, 4 August 2018||Closed|
|Summer opening hours||Monday, 6 August to Saturday, 18 August 2018||Mon–Fri 10 a.m–4 p.m., Sat closed||Reference service on request|
Using the media
The University Library Zurich is a specialised library dedicated to the fields of Applied Psychology and Social Work and focussing on:
- Industrial and Organisational Psychology
- Development and Personality Psychology
- Clinical Psychology
- Social Work
- Social Pedagogy
- Socio-cultural Animation
The Mapongo digital room information system shows you where to find what.
The majority of the items in the holding are borrowable. Non-circulating items, which include the reference lists are clearly marked as “Präsenzbestand”.
Using the infrastructure
In the Library
You will find a range of services and numerous working and study spaces spread over two floors.
- Information desk
- Reference service
- Search stations
- Multifunctional device for printing, copying and scanning (for ZHAW members)
- Self-service loans during opening hours
- Self-service returns (ZHAW members 24/7)
- Working and study spaces
- Computer workstations (for ZHAW members)
- WLAN Access (Wi-fi hotspots for external users)
Information for non-ZHAW members
The search station is available for using our electronic resources. Please note that you can only save items on a personal USB stick.