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Libraries

The GGG City Libraries of Basle consists of nine public libraries, one main library, six branches and the Public Library Pratteln as well as the Public and School Library Binningen, 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 2016

The Library Schmiedenhof will be open during the whole summer.

The libraries Bläsi, Breite, Gundeldingen, Hirzbrunnen and Neubad will be closed from 11 July until 7 August. Gundeldingen and Neubad again open from Monday 8 August. Bläsi, Breite, Hirzbrunnen again open from Tuesday 9 August.

The library Basel West will be closed from 11 July until 25 July. Again open from Tuesday 26 July.

From 11 July until 7 August the Public Library Pratteln is on Wednesdays open from 13.30 – 20.00.

From 4 July until 14 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 13 June until 13 August. Please note: The return dates on your receipt remain valid.

In all Libraries the Return Book Boxes will be open.


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 | Sun. 11-16 (October-May)

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 Basel West

& English Public Library

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

Events
What we offer / Staff


Tues-Fri. 10.00-19.00 | Sat. 10-17

Return book box, PC-Workspaces, WLAN, Photocopiers

Wheelchair accessible | City Map (Detail)

Tram 6 and Bus 36 to Morgartenring


Library Bläsi


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


Mo closed
Tues-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

Güterstrasse 211
(Gundeldinger Casino)
4053 Basel
Tel. 061 361 15 17
gundeldingen(at)stadtbibliothekbasel.ch

Events 
What we offer / Staff


Mon. 13.30-18.30 | Tues.-Thurs. 10.00-12.00, 13.30-18.30 |

Fri. 13.30-18.30 | Sat. 10.00-16.00 Uhr

Return book box, PC-Workspaces, WLAN, Photocopiers

Wheelchair accessible  | City Map (Detail)

Tram 15 and 16 to Tellplatz


Library Hirzbrunnen

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

Events 
What we offer / Staff


Tues. 13.30-18.30 | Wed - Fri. 10.00-12.00, 13.30-18.30

Sat. 10.00-16.00 Uhr

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 + Wed + Fri. 14.30-18.30 | Tues. 10.00-12.00, 14.30-18.30 |

Thurs. closed | Sat. 10.00-12.00, 14.00-16.00 Uhr

Return book box, Photocopiers

City Map (Detail)

Tram 8 to Im Langen Loh


Public and School Library Binningen

The homepage of the City and School Library Binningen.

Mon. closed | Thus., Thurs., Fri. 13.30 - 18.30 |
Wed. 13.30 - 20.00 | Sat. 10 - 14
Reduced opening hours during school holidays: Wed., Fri. 15 - 19

Return book box, WLAN

Wheelchair accessible | City Map (Detail)

Tram 2 and Bus 34 to Binningen Hohle Gasse


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

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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