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Art and Architecture History

The majority of our collection in history of art and architecture is housed in closed stack areas and can be requested through our online catalog swissbib Basel Bern. Open access holdings can be found in the following libraries:

Mittelstrasse Library

  • Specialized literature in all fields of history of art and architecture
  • Source texts and encyclopedias (on-site use)
  • Journals (latest 10 volumes, on-site use)
  • Historical collection (16th-19th centuries, on-site use)

Münstergasse Library

  • Reference works in the reading room
  • Latest issues of print journals in the Schultheissensaal
  • Literature on art and architecture of the city and canton of Bern
  • Historical collection (to be consulted in the Special Reading Room)