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Main Library

The Main Library is the specialized library of the University of Zurich for natural sciences and medicine. Its three libraries on the Irchel Campus and Careum Training Center serve as study centers with a wide range of services and user-friendly opening hours.

In addition, the Main Library provides university-wide services and represents the University of Zurich in a number of regional and national projects and bodies.

The Main Library's Blog

  • A national women’s strike takes place on 14th June 2019. We are working as usual, since closing down the library down would also prevent many female students from studying. Nevertheless, we (female) ...

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  • Storing data in the cloud initially means dissolving physical or virtual boundaries of local data storage devices such as USB sticks, internal HD or file servers entrenched behind firewalls in the ...

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  • For almost two years now, the SNSF has been requiring researchers to submit a data management plan (DMP) with their funding application. We asked the SNSF: How do you rate the quality of the DMPs ...

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  • We are pleased to announce the launch of the modernized HOPE plattform. The Update of the Open Journal System from 2.4 to 3.1 offers new features and advantages to the HOPE community. The improved ...

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  • Open source, well documented data formats are key for the long-term availability of data. General principles are: Open and non-proprietary file formats are preferable to closed and proprietary ...

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