One library for the whole of Switzerland

The SLSP system brings together the scientific information stored in libraries across Switzerland and makes it fully searchable and easily findable.

From 7 December 2020, 475 libraries will form a new, nationwide network offering access to the entire scientific media holdings in Switzerland. Search portal, user card, fees, loan periods and catalog rules of all participating libraries will be harmonized. Road map to launch (in German only)


Already registered?

Two simple steps will lead you to the registration:

  1. a SWITCH edu-ID account is required to register with SLSP. If you do not yet have one, you can set one up at
  2. the registration for SLSP with the SWITCH edu-ID is made at


Please note: The new registration applies to all users without exception. For reasons of data protection, you must register yourself. There will be no migration of existing data.


The countdown is running:
SLSP will be launched on Monday, December 7, 2020, 10:00 a.m.

The new network replaces the previous library networks and their research platforms.

The abbreviation SLSP stands for Swiss Library Service Platform. SLSP is the association of more than 475 scientific libraries from all three parts of Switzerland.

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