Special collections

The special collections may only be consulted to a limited extent; reasons must be given in writing.
In addition to the Lüthi Bible Collection and the Indica Desaï/Wyss Collection, which are the two most important special collections, the SNL disposes of numerous other special collections in the following areas:
 
  • Music publications
  • Library Science
  • Press and radio
  • Politics, business and economy
  • Sciences and Sports
  • Genealogy
  • Religious, charitable and student associations
The main collections are the areas of music, library science and press and radio.

General overview of the fonds

In this list, the fonds are divided into three groups according to the type of documents they contain:
 
Manuscripts and music fonds are usually located in the music section of the Swiss Literary Archives.
 

Last modification 25.04.2016

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