Green Library

All locations of the ETH Library are reopening

Searches in the on-site holdings of the ETH Library’s Collections and Archives will also be possible. Registration is required. Please note the opening hours for the individual locations.

Further information

Flexible group study spaces for 4 to 10 people (either a large or 2 small rooms) and lounge corner

Green Library is a Special Library affiliated to the ETH Library and open to the public.


The holdings can be searched using ETH Library's Search Portal (external link).

50,000 freely accessible documents:

  • Subscription to 530 journals
  • Climatic maps of Switzerland
  • National maps of Switzerland
  • Reference works
  • Textbook collection
  • Bibliographies in printed form and on CD-ROM


  • Information: advice, counselling, help with searches
  • Customer Service: new registrations, renewing your library user, cardfees, reminders


  • 90 study spaces with network access (in some cases via Ethernet and all via Wireless LAN (external link))
  • 3 public workstations (personal login required)
  • 1 ETH Print Service multifunctional device (scan to email and copy without nethz-login; print from personal device with nethz-login; b/w, colour)
  • Lockers for a day and permanent lockers