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
|Easter Holidays||Thursday, 29 March to Monday, 2 April 2018||closed from Thu 4 p.m.|
|Internal event||Wednesday, 11 April 2018||Reference service 11 a.m.–1 p.m. cancelled|
|Sechseläuten||Monday, 16 April 2018||closed|
|Whit Monday||Monday, 21 May 2018||closed|
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.