Located at the Rolex Learning Center, the EPFL Library offers advanced tailored services to EPFL members (students, researchers, teachers). As a public library, collections are available for everyone interested.


Access to the building: 7am-midnight, 7/7

Services at the desks: 8am-8pm, mon-fri

Permanence: 9am-noon, 2pm-5pm, mon-fri

Contact: +41 21 693 21 56, [email protected]


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Tailored services

I'm a student

Discover the services dedicated to EPFL Bachelor and Master students, UNIL students in Criminal Sciences and high school students.

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I'm a researcher

Discover the services dedicated to EPFL PhD students and researchers.

I'm a teacher

Discover the services dedicated to EPFL teachers.

Tools, resources and services for everyone

Search a document

Find the documents you are looking for among millions of references in the BEAST catalog.

User account

Renew your loans and book documents from your user account.

Practical information

Opening hours, access, registration, etc.

Book a Librarian

Need help with your documentary research? A question about citation? Do you need personal advice? Make an appointment with a librarian!

Loans and reservations

How to book, borrow, extend or return a document to EPFL or an other library.


The Library provides you with printed and electronic collections, accessible on site and remotely.

Library offer in your field of study of research

Upcoming events and training sessions