Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology



Bild Bibliothek

Library of the Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology
Andreasstrasse 15
CH-8050 Zurich
Phone 044 635 22 36
Fax 044 635 22 39

How to find us

Opening hours

During the semester:During term breaks:
Mon-Thur9-18 Mon-Fri9-17

The library of the Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology makes anthropological literature available to both students and the general public. The library is part of the NEBIS (Network of Libraries and Information Centers in Switzerland). The extensive collection that is available at the library (25,000 titles) includes textbooks, scientific books, encyclopaedia, journals (about 120 titles) and some CD-ROMs and DVDs. The library is located in the same room as the library of the Institute of Sociology on the 5th floor (AND 5.38).

The library will be closed on the following days:

Christmas / New YearMonday, December 22, 2014, till Sunday, January 4, 2015
EasterThursday, April 2, 2015, 15.00, till Monday, April 6, 2015
SechseläutenMonday, April 13, 2015
May 1stFriday, May 1, 2015
Ascension dayWednesday, May 13, 2015, 15.00, till Sunday, May 17, 2015
Whit MondayMonday, May 25, 2015
Christmas / New YearFriday, December 18, 2015, 17.00, till Sunday, January 3, 2016