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Online catalogue swisscovery

Online catalogue for the 11 scientific and heritage libraries of the City of Geneva.

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Since December 7, 2020, the 11 scientific and heritage libraries of Geneva have switched their online catalogue! On that day, all library resources will be accessible through the swisscovery research portal, comprising nearly 500 Swiss libraries. RERO Explore will no longer offer their catalogue,

Libraries: Geneva Library, The Musicale of the Geneva Library, Musée Voltaire of the Geneva Library, Art and Archaelogy Library, Botanical Conservatory and Garden Library of Geneva, Musée Ariana Library, Libraries of the Natural History Museum and the Scientific History Museum, MEG Library, Reference Library Contemporary Art Fund of Geneva, Archives of the City of Geneva.


  • A modern research tool;
  • Access to the collections of more than 500 scientific libraries in Switzerland - more than 30 million books, journals, e-books, digital articles and other types of documents;
  • Book and document pick-up service at the library of your choice.

Services are subject to conditions.


To access the swisscovery Ville de Genève catalogue, registration on the platform is required for all users. For data protection reasons, users of the current platform RERO Explore will have to register again

Registration help is available at each of the 11 libraries or by e-mail: @email

Informations and contact

Do you have questions? Do you need help with registration? The librarians are there to assist you by email: @email or on-site during library opening hours.

Article modifié le 28.08.2023 à 15:46