Research & Use Archive


There are several ways of searching our archive holdings.

You may also contact us with queries at


Working with the Archive

If you wish to consult any of our archive holdings, kindly make arrangements with us prior to your visit.


Archive materials may be consulted on-site in accordance with our terms of use and access policy. Depending on the collection, specific restrictions may apply.


In the case of extensive research plans, we advise you to contact us well in advance. This will enable us to provide proper guidance and support and to inform you of the availability of holdings in a timely manner.


If you are looking for accommodation during your research visit, two in-house guest studios are available for rent at reasonable rates.


None of the records kept in our archives may be reproduced in any way without prior permission. Specific copyright regulations may apply. You need to declare the purposes of reproduction (i.e. for research, educational, non-commercial or commercial; for publication, broadcasting, private research documentation etc.) and sign an agreement.


Photocopies and any other reproduction services are subject to fees.

Contact Archive

Susanne Hubler
Tel +41 61 228 93 33

Opening Hours

Tuesday – Friday
10am – 1pm and
2pm – 5pm.
For access to special collections please make an appointment.


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