Range and access

The SLA reading room is open Mon–Fri 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

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The holdings of the Swiss Literary Archives can be consulted in the reading room of the NL.
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Range and access

  • Original documents from the SLA can only be viewed in the SLA reading room.
  • Use is subject to the relevant agreements and the Regulations on the Use.
  • Please contact us at least 14 days in advance if you wish to consult original documents on site.
  • Photographing documents in the SLA reading room is not permitted.
  • If they are not subject to copyright or you can produce authorisation from the copyright holder, you may photograph them in a separate area under the supervision of the staff member responsible.
  • Published sources such as newspaper and magazine articles, books, programmes, etc. may also be photographed in a separate area under the supervision of the staff member responsible.
  • To request copies of documents kept in the Swiss Literary Archives (SLA), please contact arch.lit@nb.admin.ch before placing your order.
  • Materials that have been digitised and are available online can be found in the HelveticArchives, Open Government Data and e-manuscripta databases.

Order form

Please complete the form. Do not forget to tick the box confirming that you accept the terms of use and delivery.

Costs

The estates can be consulted free of charge.

Last modification 18.05.2021

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Contact

Swiss National Library
Swiss Literary Archives SLA
Hallwylstrasse 15
3003 Bern
Switzerland
Phone +41 58 462 92 58
Fax +41 58 462 84 08
E-mail

Print contact

Opening hours

Monday–Friday 10.00–17.00

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