UB-ZB Courier: free of charge
Orders from Speicherbibliothek: free of charge
SLSP Courier (nationwide): CHF 6.- per item
Mail order: CHF 12.- per item
For copy or scan orders from UB/ZB holdings, use the the "Digitization" button in the "Pick up on site" area.
(Orders up to 50 pages are free of charge for UZH researchers, lecturers, employees)
Books and items that cannot be ordered via swisscovery are provided by the joint interlibrary loan service of the University Library Zurich and the Zentralbibliothek Zürich. Here you find the fees
Bestellformular für Bücher und andere ausleihbare Medien (German only)
If you need documents beyond the normal loan period, you can create a research collection as a UZH employee. The term is 2 semesters. If the project is not completed after that, the term can be extended.
As soon as the documents are ready for collection, the UZH employee will be notified. With their signature, they confirm that the conditions mentioned above will be observed.
As a professor, do you often organize your literature needs with the support of your
assistants? In order for assistants to order books on your behalf, we recommend the following procedure:
The advantages of institutional accounts are:
Copy/scan orders still have to be ordered with personal SWITCH-edu-ID accounts in order to benefit from special conditions for UZH members (see above):