Library and Documentation Services

The library offers 18 workstations, which are open to the general public from Monday to Friday, from 8 am to 5 pm.

By appointment, external library users have access to a separate reading room with about 600 books. Another 10'000 books are stored in our closed stacks.

Our books can be ordered for loan via swisscovery. Please sign in to swisscovery with your SWITCH edu-ID to search and borrow books.

In general, ordered books are available for pickup at the library desk after 1-2 working days.

You can return borrowed books by using the book drop at the library entrance (accessible from 7 am to 5 pm).

Monday to Friday from 8 am to 5 pm.
External users must leave the Library by closing time

Swiss TPH Library
Kreuzstrasse 2
CH - 4123 Allschwil