The Swiss National Library maintains two bibliographies: the Swiss Book, which is the Swiss national bibliography; and the Bibliography of Swiss History (BHS), which covers the whole of Swiss history from prehistoric times to the present day.

Our research for you

In search of…

The NL’s research services receive questions from users on a daily basis. “In search of…” presents the sometimes adventurous searches for clues and answers.

Question of the month

Each question of month answers one of the more unusual queries the Swiss National Library receives every day, in all fields and all national languages as well as English.