Major renovation of Lib4RI WSL Birmensdorf


The library at WSL will be renovated from Monday, 4 December 2023, until the end of February 2024. In the week before, the collection will be relocated and the reading room can be used to a restricted extend only. Lib4RI will be there for you during the renovation albeit with some limited services.

  • Service hours in the MG E36 library office:
    Monday to Thursday, 9.30 to 11.00 or by appointment (as before)
  • Use of the reading room:
    The library's reading room will be closed from Monday, 4 December 2023 until the end of February 2024.
  • Lending:
    The collection will be relocated in the week starting on Monday, 27 November 2023. Deliveries will take more time than usual during this week. Starting from December, the collections will be kept in room MG A34. Self-check service in the basement is not yet available. Media should be reserved via Swisscovery, email, phone or in person at the library office.
  • Returning:
    Loans can be returned in the WSL shop or at the library office.
  • Current journal issues:
    The latest issues are available in the library office.

External library users should contact us prior to their visit at or via tel. 058 765 5700.

Our apologies for the inconvenience during this time. We are very much looking forward to the library’s new look.