Digital library


ETH-Bibliothek offers access to extensive electronic resources. Simultaneously it provides digitized documents from its collections and archives through online platforms.

As a member of ETH Zurich, you can make use of services relating to e-publishing and digital curation.

Electronic resources

Platforms and services relating to electronic publishing and digital curation

  • ETH E-Collection – Institutional Repository of the ETH Zurich
  • Open Access – Information and advice on legal, financial and organizational aspects of open-access publishing
  • ETH E-Citations – The institutional bibliography lists scientific publications by members of ETH Zurich on a long-term basis.
  • ETH E-Pics – Platform for the managing, archiving and online use of image data at ETH Zurich
  • ETH Zurich DOI Desk – Official DOI registration office for the Swiss university and research sector
  • Digital curation and ETH Data Archive – Services for managing, publishing and preserving research data

Research platforms with digital content

Digital collections with holdings sorted by subject area and selected highlights

  • ETHeritage – Blog with selected rare books, archive material, images and maps
  • Short portraits – Description of individuals and events linked to ETH Zurich
  • Virtual exhibitions – An insight into the historical holdings of the ETH-Bibliothek in the form of current and past subject-based exhibitions
  • Einstein Online – The ETH-Bibliothek holds original letters by and images of Albert Einstein. Papers and other official documents belonging to ETH Zurich can be viewed online.