Department of Economics

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Zurich Graduate School of Economics  

Summer break

From 6th July until 4th September 2015, the Department of Economics Library will be open mornings only (8 am until 1 pm), Monday - Friday.


The search portal "Rechercheportal" - the largest library network in Switzerland - enables access to all the Department of Economics Library holdings, as well as to the holdings of approximately 140 Swiss libraries of universities and research facilities.

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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.