Old Catholic Theology

Opening hours

The Old Catholic Theology Library is part of the Unitobler Library.

The Library for Old Catholic Theology is open to the public, but its collection is aimed at the needs of the students and lecturers of the Department of Old Catholic Theology.

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


  • 24 work spaces hich can be rented for one semester; all of them come with an additional locker.
    Requests for work spaces and lockers can be made using the following form.
    30 lockers to lend separately or combined with a work space loan.
  • Further information on renting work spaces and lockers can be found here.
  • 38 day work spaces for free use
  • 1 online catalog terminal
  • 1 self-lending terminal
  • Library rooms:
    • A 211/213
    • A 206 (seminar room, latest journal issues)
      A -115 (compactus in the basement, monographs on selected call numbers and journals of the current year)
  • Uniprint device

Library introductions

Please contact the library staff at any time for an introduction to the library (groups are requested to register beforehand by telephone or e-mail).

Bibliothek Christkatholische Theologie

The Christian Catholic Theology Library has a collection of around 23,000 monographs and 60 current print journals. It grows by around 400 new acquisitions every year. All media in the Christian Catholic Theology Library can be researched via swisscovery University and PH Bern.

The library's collection focuses on Christian Catholic theology:

  • History of Old Catholicism/Christian Catholicism
  • Catholicism 19th century
  • Orthodoxy
  • Anglicanism
  • Ecumenism
  • Liturgy
  • Ecclesiology

In addition, the digital collection of the Bern University Library is being continuously expanded. Available electronic journals, e-books and databases on the subject of theology, religious studies and Jewish studies can be found in the subject information page on theology.

Online journals

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This selection offers the ideal introduction: Theology, Religion, Jewish Studies


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