BCUL site Unithèque

Learn, study … and then relax in a superb, stimulating environment!

Are you a student or a researcher in the humanities, or an external reader? Are you looking for documents in print or digital format? Do you want a quiet place to study or work in a group in a friendly atmosphere?

You will find everything you need at the BCUL site Unithèque, the library for the faculties of Arts, Social and Political Sciences, Theology, and Geography and Environmental Sciences.


Extensive resources

We do our best to offer you high-quality resources, infrastructure and services so you can study in optimal conditions. We provide books, e-books, newspapers, electronic journals, databases, theses and dictionaries: the documents which are essential to your success in your studies or research.


A team of academic librarians

Managed by a team of academic librarians and specialised in the fields of the social sciences and humanities, the collections of the BCUL site Unithèque provide access to the results of scientific research to members of the UNIL community and interested others.

Numerous teaching and research subject areas

In the “Domaines” tab, you will find numerous teaching and research subject areas covered by the collections. Books, scientific journals, databases and multimedia documents are available on-site or remotely.