Digital collections: access

The Swiss National Library (NL) collects both digitally born and digitised publications.

Range and access

The NL’s digital collections can be accessed via a range of portals and databases. Bibliographical data are also described in the online catalogue Helveticat.

Documents that are subject to copyright can be accessed via the PC workstations in the public rooms at the NL.

Newspapers

Periodicals

Books

Dissertations

Websites

Image documents

Literary archives and estates

Other digitised collections

Please note that for copyright reasons, access to certain National Sound Archives documents is restricted.

Costs

The various portals and databases can be accessed free of charge.

Last modification 23.04.2020

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Swiss National Library
e-Helvetica
Hallwylstrasse 15
3003 Bern
Switzerland
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Swiss National Library
Digitisation
Hallwylstrasse 15
3003 Bern
Switzerland
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Swiss National Library
Prints and Drawings Department
Hallwylstrasse 15
3003 Bern
Switzerland
Phone +41 58 462 89 71
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Swiss National Library
Swiss Literary Archives SLA
Hallwylstrasse 15
3003 Bern
Switzerland
Phone +41 58 462 92 58
Fax +41 58 462 84 08
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Print contact

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