Subject information

Librarianship and Information Science

Handbuch der Bibliotheken 2011 Comprehensive information on the library landscape in D, A and CH

Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology Encyclopedia on information science and information technology

Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences Encyclopedia on library, archiving, information sciences and knowledge management

Librarianship and Information Science

Consultation hours for literature research

Our subject librarian for Librarianship and Information Science would be pleased to assist you in making full use of the resources of the University Library Bern:

  • Assistance in researching your topic
  • Using specialized databases
  • Help with search strategies
  • Support for working with literature management programs

Please make an appointment by e-mail. The consultation can also be made using a tool such as Skype, Zoom, or Jitsi.

For further services of our subject librarians please visit the portal for humanities and theology of the University Library of Bern (in German).

Our collection in librarianship and information science can be requested through our online catalog swisscovery Universität und PH Bern. Open access holdings can be found in the following libraries:

Münstergasse Library

  • Reference works in the reading room
  • Latest issues of print journals in the Schultheissensaal