Use and Infrastructure

Use

The IKMZ library is a reference library. Items from its collection cannot be loaned out and can only be used on the library premises. The library can be accessed by all members of the University of Zurich and of ETH, as well as all private individuals aged 16 and over.

Inter-library loans: No loans. It is possible to order copies.

Students enrolled in the Department of Communication and Media Research as a major or minor subject can use the library outside of opening hours. Please contact the library management for authorization.

Library regulations (PDF, 43 KB)

Infrastructure

The library offers a total of 34 workspaces, including 10 equipped with a PC. You can also bring your own laptop to use for your work. The workspaces cannot be reserved and must always be cleared at the end of the day.

A group study room is available (room 3.51).

An all-in-one printer, scanner and copier is available at the library entrance. For more information, see UZH Print Plus 4Students.

Students have access to the university’s wifi network. External users can borrow a network cable from library staff.

Lockers are available in the entrance area. You will need to bring your own lock. More detailed information on use can be found in the library regulations (PDF, 43 KB).

Lockable charging stations for electronic devices are available near the info desk. Keys can be obtained (borrowed) from library team against deposit of an ID card. More detailed information on use can be found in the library regulations (PDF, 43 KB).