Preserving, archiving, digitizing

The ETH Library is also a centre of expertise on the subjects of preservation, archiving and stock maintenance.

We support you in managing and archiving research data

The Digital Curation Office provides a wide range of services for researchers at ETH Zurich who want to secure their data for the long term.

It offers advice on questions of:

  • Data management
  • Referencing
  • Archiving

With the ETH Data Archive, ETH Library provides an infrastructure for the medium and long-term storage of research data and documents.

We ensure permanent access to your documents

ETH Zurich DOI Desk (external link) – Registration of DOI names for Swiss universities and research institutions.

We advise organisational bodies within ETH Zurich and the ETH Board

The ETH Library manages the ETH Zurich and the ETH Board Archives. The ETH Zurich University Archives advise organisational bodies on maintaining and building up their records, and support them in fulfilling their duty to provide information under the Bundesgesetz über die Archivierung (external link).

We preserve your documents

Would you like to hand over to ETH Library documents that you would like to preserve for posterity?
Please send an email to or phone +41 44 632 21 35.

We digitize for you

  • The DigiCenter at ETH Library is a partner in digitization projects within ETH Zurich.
  • ETH Library is also digitizing holdings of its own and is thus realising its strategic objective of becoming a digital library.

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