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Bern University Library

The University Library Bern provides services for students, faculty, and researchers; as a cantonal library it is open to a broad public, too.  Approximately 300.000 volumes and maps from the library's Special Collections Center at the Münstergasse Library, 2.500 historical maps and printed works from the Swiss Library of Eastern Europe SOB, as well as other collections of institute libraries are available in EOD. Among the highlights of the collection are 470 incunabula, the library of the French diplomat Jacques Bongars (1554-1612), 16.000 maps, plans and topographic views in the Ryhiner Collection, and the “Rossica Europeana” featuring historic maps and books of Russia and Eastern Europe from the 16th to the 19th century.

Catalogues with EOD button

IDS Basel BernCatalogue
Online catalogue of the UB Bern as well as of 190 other libraries affiliated to the universities of Basel and Bern.
Swissbib Basel Bern
swissbib Basel Bern is the new catalog of the library consortium IDS Basel Bern. It combines the holdings of all libraries in Basel and Berne, including the Swiss National Library.
Swissbib is the metacatalogue of the Swiss university libraries and the Swiss national library.


The platform makes digitized rare books from Swiss libraries available to the public, free of charge.

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