Opening Hours

Is the Library open today?

From Thursday 6 January until Sunday 20 February 2022

Opening hours:
Monday-Thursday: 8am-8pm
Saturday-Sunday: closed

Access to the Library is strictly reserved to the Graduate Institute community and students from UNIGE and HES-SO Geneva.

A COVID-19 attestation or certificate is mandatory for access to the Library (loan desk and reading room).

Wearing a mask is mandatory at all times in the Library, including at study seats and in the bubbles.

Public Holidays


  • Friday 24 December 2021 to Wednesday 5 January 2022 (Christmas holidays)

  • Friday 15 April to Monday 18 April (Easter)

  • Sunday 1 May (Labour Day)
    Graduate Institute community only

  • Thursday 26 May (Ascension)
    Graduate Institute community only

  • Monday 6 June (Pentecost or Whit Monday)
    Graduate Institute community only

  • Monday 1 August (Swiss National Day)

  • Thursday 8 September (Jeûne Genevois)

Find us

The Library is located in the Maison de la paix:

Chemin Eugène-Rigot 2, 1202 Geneva, Switzerland

Access by public transportation: