Opening hours

  Monday–Thursday Friday
Library

9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Return of books (cupboard near the entrance) 7.30 a.m. - 6 p.m. 7.30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Exhibition

9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Prints and Drawings Department by appointment by appointment
Swiss Literary Archives 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Bistrot L’esprit nouveau

8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Extraordinary closures

Schweizer Literaturpreise :
Thursday 14th February 2019

Easter:
Friday April 19th 2019 to Monday April 22nd 2019

Ascension:
Thursday 30th Mai 2019

Whitsun:
Thuesday 10th June 2019

National day:
Thursday 1st August 2019

Internal event:
Wednesday November 20th 2019 from 1 pm

Christmas:
From 1 p.m. on Thuesday December 24th 2019 to Friday December 27th 2019
The SLA reading room will be closed from Tuesday December 24th 2019 to Monday January 6th 2020

New Year:
From 1 p.m. Thuesday December 31st 2019 to Friday January 3rd 2020

 
 
 

Keep up to date

The best way to find out about exceptional closures is by using one of the following channels:

Last modification 04.11.2019

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Contact

Swiss National Library
Hallwylstrasse 15
3003 Bern
Switzerland
Phone +41 58 462 89 35
Fax +41 58 462 84 08
E-mail

Prints and drawings department
Phone +41 58 462 89 71
Fax +41 58 462 84 08
E-mail

Swiss Literary Archives
Phone +41 58 462 92 58
Fax +41 58 462 84 08
E-mail

Print contact

https://www.nb.admin.ch/content/snl/en/home/about-us/opening-hours.html