University Library of Bern UB



Return to normal operation

Update 01.09.2022: There are currently no measures or restrictions due to COVID-19 at the University Library of Bern. However, we are constantly monitoring the situation.

Protective measures

  • Please observe the distance and hygiene rules.
  • Stay home if you have a fever and/or cough.

Libraries open

  • Our libraries are open.
  • The Special Reading Room Historical Prints in the Münstergasse Library will be open (Tue - Fri 10 am to 5 pm).


Write us what moves you, how you organize yourself, and what we can do for you.

To borrow books, a user card is required. 

If you don't have a user card yet, you can register online.

The University Library Bern provides lecturers and institutes of the University of Bern with digital course material.

Digital course material (DigiSem) are made available within the ILIAS eLearning system of the University of Bern. 

Our courses are currently being carried out online. You will receive the necessary details after registering for a course.