English Studies

Opening hours


The English Studies Library is part of the Unitobler Libraries

The English Studies Library is open to the public. Its collections and services are primarily aimed at the needs of members of the university and students.

For general information about infrastructure, borrowing and returning, courier, information and research assistance please visit the website of the Unitobler Libraries.


  • 47 long-term work spaces for students majoring at the department (reservation)
  • 1 online catalog terminal
  • 1 self-lending terminal
  • reading bench
  • tea corner

Library introductions

Library introductions are offered at the beginning of the fall semester as well as on request.

Tutorials in subject-specific research are offered by subject librarian Gabriela Scherrer.

Bibliothek Anglistik

Collections in the fields of:

  • specialized literature on literature and linguistics
  • research focus: medieval English literature, modern English literature, North American literature, literary theory, modern English linguistics, language and communication


You can submit acquisition suggestions by e-mail or via electronic form.