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Prepare for your exams in the peace and quiet of the Department of Economics Library reading room: the library is open from Tuesday, 14th April 2015 until Thursday, 11th June 2015 from 8am to 8pm, for details see Extended opening hours


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Department of Economics Library

The Department of Economics Library is a departmental library of the University of Zurich attached to the Faculty of Economics, containing about 80'000 items and approximately 130 current journals. The open access collections of textbooks and periodicals cover all aspects of modern economics, with special emphasis on the following subject areas: general microeconomics, macroeconomics, competition policy and theory, industrial organization, innovation, environmental and ecological economics, transport economics and policy, financial economics, monetary economics, statistics and econometrics, health, insurance and energy economics, and theory and policy of external trade.

The collections of the former libraries IEW, STS and WWI are also to be found in the library.