Information for visitors

Opening hours

Access to main building, customer parking and lending from the BiG: Monday to Friday 8:30-11:00 a.m. / 2:00 to 4:30 p.m.

Workplaces for clients

At der BiG you may use quiet and well illluminated workplaces free of charge.


The BiG is easily accessible, situated diagonally opposite the Guisanplatz tram stop.


The BiG ist open to the public. The content of its inventory can be either lent out or consulted at the library.