The National Library as an employer

As an employer, the Swiss National Library boasts family-friendly structures and a progressive human resources policy.

We attach great importance to our employees’ wellbeing and career development, and we maintain high ethical standards. Fairness, respect, transparency and equality are our core values.

Employment opportunities

Die Nationalbibliothek bietet faire Löhne, attraktive Lohnnebenleistungen und eine solide Vorsorgelösung, flexible Arbeitszeitmodelle und moderne Arbeitsformen sowie mindestens fünf Wochen Ferien pro Jahr.


The Swiss National Library offers vocational training in information and documentation, photography, conservation, and bookbinding.