vonRoll Library

Education • Communication Studies, Journalism & Media Studies • Teacher training • Politics and political science • Psychology • Sociology

Opening hours

Coronavirus: Return to normal operation

The Federal Council has ended the special situation under the Covid-19 regulation as of 01.04.22. This also means that the last measures at the national level will be lifted. For the University of Bern, the return to normal situation means that the University's Corona Crisis Staff now ends its activities. General information about the operation of the University Library of Bern can be found on the Corona page: More.

New virtual tour with Actionbound

There is a new virtual tour of the Library vonRoll. Get to know our offers and services from home.

Study places

  • 400 study places
  • thereof 192 long-term workplaces (not available at the moment)
  • 16 group study rooms (reservation)


Borrowing Services

Introduction and consultancy

Further information

UB regulations, fees


In the open access library you will find around 145,000 documents from the fields of education, teacher training, communication and media studies, politics and political science, psychology and sociology.

  • The entire collection of the vonRoll Library may be borrowed with the exception of journals.
  • It is included in the swisscovery search interface.

Acquisition Suggestion

Is an important title missing in the vonRoll Library's collection? Make an acquisition suggestion.

Library administration

Customer service

Lending, information and reading room

Interlibrary loan UB

Collection management

Media Processing

Periodicals Service Center

Subject librarians