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Libraries

The GGG City Libraries of Basle consists of eight public libraries, one main library, six branches and the Public Library Pratteln, plus the UKBB-Children's Library and reading promotion in Kleinhüningen.
The situation plan will show you at a glance where your nearest library is located.

Summer Holidays 2015

The Library Schmiedenhof will be open during the whole summer.

The libraries Bläsi, Breite, Hirzbrunnen and Neubad will be closed from 13 July until 8 August.

The library Basel West will be closed from 13 July until 25 July.

The library Gundeldingen will be closed from 6 July until 15 August.

From 13 July until 8 August the Public Library Pratteln is on Wednesdays open from 13.30 – 20.00.

From 6 July until 15 August the Public- and School Library Binningen is on Wednesdays and Fridays open from 15.00 - 19.00.

In all libraries you may borrow twice as many items as usual from 8 June until 15 August.
Please note:
The return dates on your receipt remain valid.


Library Schmiedenhof

Schmiedenhof 10
4001 Basel
Tel. 061 264 11 00
info(at)stadtbibliothekbasel.ch

Events
What we offer / Staff

 


Mon. 12.00-20.00 | Tues.-Fri. 10.00-20.00 | Sat. 10.00-17.00

Return book box, PC-Workspaces, WLAN, Photocopiers

Wheelchair accessible | City Map (Detail)

Tram 6, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16 to Marktplatz | Bus 34, 36, 38 to Schifflände


Library Kirschgarten (Temporary Library) - closed!

Library Kirschgarten
Sternengasse 19
Tel. 061 264 11 00
info(at)stadtbibliothekbasel.ch

Events
What we offer / Staff

At 18 April 2015 the library Kirschgarten will be closed definitely.

Reopening of the library Schmiedenhof:  8 May 2015, 10.00.
All other libraries are open as usual.


Return book box, PC-Workspaces, WLAN, Photocopiers

Wheelchair accessible | City Map (Detail)

Tram 1,2 to Kirschgarten; 3,8,10,11,14,15 to Bankverein | Bus 37,80,81 to Aeschenplatz


 

 

Library Basel West

With public library American Women's Club

Allschwilerstr. 90
4055 Basel
Tel. 061 381 60 93
baselwest@stadtbibliothekbasel.ch

Events
What we offer / Staff


Tues.-Fri. 10.00-20.00 | Sat. 10-17

Return book box, PC-Workspaces, WLAN, Photocopiers

Wheelchair accessible | City Map (Detail)

Tram 6 and Bus 36 to Morgartenring


Library Bläsi

Bläsiring 85
4057 Basel
Tel. 061 692 32 00
blaesi(at)stadtbibliothekbasel.ch

Events
What we offer / Staff


Tues. 10-18.30 | Wed-Fri. 13-18.30 |  Sat. 10-16 

Return book box, PC-Workspaces, Photocopiers

Wheelchair accessible (Lift Entrance Bläsiring 95) | City Map (Detail)

Tram 8 or 17 to Bläsiring


Library Breite

Zürcherstrasse 149
(Breitezentrum)
4052 Basel
Tel. 061 312 83 55
breite(at)stadtbibliothekbasel.ch

Events
What we offer / Staff


Mon-Fri. 14-18.30 |  Sat. 11-16 

Return book box, PC-Workspaces, WLAN, Photocopiers

Wheelchair accessible | City Map (Detail)

Tram 3 and Bus 36, 80, 81 to Breite


Library Gundeldingen

Dornacherstrasse 192
Gundeldinger Feld
4053 Basel
Tel. 061 361 15 17
gundeldingen(at)stadtbibliothekbasel.ch

Events 
What we offer / Staff


Mon. 14.00-18.30 | Tues. 10-12, 14.00-18.30 |
Wed-Fri.
14.00-18.30 | Sat. 10-16

Return book box, PC-Workspaces, WLAN, Photocopiers

Wheelchair accessible  | City Map (Detail)

Tram 16 to Tellplatz | Tram 15 and Bus 36 to Bruderholzstrasse


Library Hirzbrunnen

Bäumlihofstrasse 152
4058 Basel
Tel. 061 601 71 73
hirzbrunnen(at)stadtbibliothekbasel.ch

Events 
What we offer / Staff


Tues-Fri. 14-18.30 |  Sat. 10-16 

Return book box, Photocopiers

Wheelchair accessible | City Map (Detail)

Bus 34 to Käferholzstrasse


Library Neubad

Neuweilerstrasse 67
4054 Basel
Tel. 061 302 25 60
neubad(at)stadtbibliothekbasel.ch

Events
What we offer / Staff


Mon. 14.30-18.30 | Tues. 10-12, 14.30-18.30 |
Wed-Fri.
14.30-18.30 | Sat. 10-12, 14-16

Return book box, Photocopiers

City Map (Detail)

Tram 8 to Im Langen Loh


Public Library Pratteln

Bahnhofstrasse 16
4133 Pratteln
Tel. 061 821 02 12
info(at)gemeindebibliothekpratteln.ch

Events
What we offer / Staff

Mon-Wed. 13.30-20 | Thurs. 10 - 20 |

Fri. 13.30 - 20 | Sat. 10 - 12.30

Return book box, WLAN

Wheelchair accessible | City Map (Detail)

Tram 14 to Bahnhofstrasse Pratteln | Railway station SBB Pratteln

UKBB Children's Library

University-Children's Hospital of both Basles UKBB: Library
Spitalstr. 33
Post-office box
4031 Basel
Tel. 061 704 15 87

Events
What we offer / Staff


Just for patients of the UKBB accessible at a certain time. The patients can bring and use their own library card.

Wheelchair accessible | City Map (Detail)

Bus 30/33/36 up to Kinderspital UKBB


Reading Promotion Kleinhüningen

Kleinhüningerstrasse 205
4057 Basel
Tel. 061 534 48 84
lesefoerderung(at)stadtbibliothekbasel.ch

Events
What we offer / Staff

Coffee bar Tues-Fri. 9.00-11.00, 14.30-18.00 

1st floor Neighborhood meeting place wheelchair accessible |
City Map (Detail) 

Tram 8 and Bus 36 to Kleinhüningen



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