IEEE Xplore Fulltext access to publications by IEEE and IET

Elsevier ScienceDirect Mostly full texts from journals and books from the fields of natural sciences, technology, medicine (STM)

Web of Science Multidisciplinary bibliography, only essay titles translated into English can be searched


Consultation hours for literature research

Our subject librarian for Technology 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 Natural Sciences of the University Library of Bern.

Our collection in technology 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
  • Technology in Bern
  • Historical collection (to be consulted in the Special Reading Room)

Non-university specialist institutions in Bern