Opening hours BCUL site Unithèque

Regular opening hours

Open access, reading room 7 days a week, 8 am-11 pm, year round
Exceptional closures on Christmas day, New Year’s day and the Easter extended weekend, and 6 pm closures on certain public holidays
Circulation desk, registration Mon to Fri 9 am-6 pm; closed on weekends
Outside of loan desk opening times, borrowed items can be returned to the monitor at the loan desk and open stack items can be borrowed using the self-checkout machine.
Info+ Mon to Fri 10 am-6 pm during semesters UNIL holidays (calendar): 10 am-12 noon /2 pm-4 pm
Consultation room, Manuscripts, Rare Books Mon to Fri 1 pm-5 pm
Please request the items at least two working days in advance by email at

Special opening hours

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