Courier service / Inter-library loan If you cannot find a document within our media collection, we have a number of other options for obtaining the desired materials. i'm looking for a book I'm looking for a journal article ST.GALLEN COURIER - Documents from the Cantonal Library Vadiana A book courier runs daily (Mon-Fri) between the HSG library and the Hauptpost Library. You can order documents and pick them up at the library of your choice the next working day: from the collection of the Cantonal Library Vadiana from the collection of the HSG Library This service is free of charge. The documents can be returned to both libraries. Please observe the borrowing regulations of the library supplying the document. Borrowing regulations / fee tarif Cantonal Library Vadiana Sitemap Hauptpost Library IDS COURIER - Documents from swissbib or the Speicherbibliothek You can order HSG documents from the Speicherbiblothek or documents from certain libraries via swissbib and collect them at the HSG library. Conversely, you can also pick up HSG Library documents (including those located at the Speicherbibliothek) at one of the participating libraries. We charge CHF 5.00 per document for this service (Exception: Deliveries of HSG documents from the Speicherbibliothek to the HSG Library are free). Delivery time is generally 2-3 working days (Monday to Friday). Please observe the borrowing regulations of the supplier library. Documents are usually kept for collection for one week. For documents that are not collected, an additional fee of CHF 5.00 will be charged. Returning the books to all participating libraries is free of charge. Overview of available pickup libraries: The following libraries take part in IDS courier: Aarau Aargauer Kantonsbibliothek Aargauerplatz, 5000 Aarau Basel University Library Basel UB Main Library Schönbeinstrasse 18-20, 4056 Basel University Library Basel UB Wirtschaft - SWA Peter Merian-Weg 6, 4003 Basel Bern Bern UB Münstergasse Library Münstergasse 61, 3011 Bern Basisbibliothek Unitobler (BTO) Länggassstr. 49a, 3000 Bern vonRoll Library BvR (BEW, BSW und PSI) Fabrikstrasse 8, 3012 Bern Bern UB SOB (Swiss Library of Eastern Europe) Hallerstr. 6, 3000 Bern Bern UB FBB (Fachbereichsbibliothek Bühlplatz) Baltzerstr. 4, 3012 Bern Bern UB JBB (Library of Law)* Hochschulstr. 4, 3012 Bern Bern PH Medienbildung Helvetiaplatz 2, 3005 Bern Lucerne & surroundings Luzern ZHB Uni/PH building Frohburgstr. 3, 6002 Luzern Luzern ZHB Murbacherstrasse (temporary location)** Murbacherstrasse 21, 6003 Luzern Luzern ZHB School of Business Frankenstr. 9, 6002 Luzern Luzern Hochschule – Technik & Architektur Technikumstrasse 21, 6048 Horw Luzern Hochschule – Soziale Arbeit Werftestrasse 1, 6002 Luzern Luzern Hochschule – Design & Kunst Nylsuisseplatz 1, 6020 Emmen Luzern Hochschule – Musik Zentralstrasse 18, 6003 Luzern Luzern ZHB – Informatik Suurstoffi 41, 6343 Rotkreuz St.Gallen Library of the University of St.Gallen (HSG) Dufourstr. 50, 9000 St. Gallen Hauptpost Library (collection of the Cantonal library) Gutenbergstr. 2, 9000 St. Gallen Zurich Central Library Zurich (ZB Zürich) Zähringerplatz 6, 8001 Zürich *only pickup library ** ZHB Luzern, Sempacherstrasse is closed for renovation until approx. 2020. MAIL DELIVERY - Order a document from Swissbib / HSG-Library and have it delivered to your home You can have documents sent directly to your house by mail from most of the libraries in Swissbib. You can order the documents in Swissbib from the desired supplier library. The document will then be posted to you (B Mail). This is a paid service. Note The borrowing regulations and fees of the respective library apply. Order the document from the desired supplier library and select "Mailing" as the collection location. The document will be delivered to your address as given in your user account after 3-4 working days. You can pay the fee when you next visit the library or you will be sent an invoice. INTER-LIBRARY LOAN - we can obtain documents that are not available in swissbib or that you cannot order yourself. If you are looking for a book that is not in any library, or you cannot place the order yourself, we will be happy to order it for you. This service involves a charge and can take several days or even weeks depending on the library supplying the book. To carry out your inter-library loan order for you, we need a few details. Please fill in this form. PURCHASE SUGGESTION - Have you got a book suggestion? We are happy to receive your suggestions for the purchase of new media that fit our collection. Please complete the purchase suggestion form with as much information as possible. Find articles in our e-journals Search our Metasearch for the desired article. You can enter an entire citation in the search box. As an alternative, you can also search for a specific journal title. If the fulltext of the article cannot be accessed directly in Metasearch, you can access articles using SFX. More information about finding e-journals or e-journal articles Find articles in a printed journal at the HSG or a Swissbib library Check our Metasearch or Swissbib for the journal title the article appeared in. As our printed journals cannot be borrowed, you can copy or scan them in the Library. If you cannot come by or if the journal is located at another library, you can create a copy order. In Metasearch / Swissbib, go to the library's collection Select the correct year/volume/issue Select "order copy" (photocopying order). Log in, select how you want it delivered and add details about the article (author, title, pages). General information Your orders are usually sent within one working day, either to your e-mail address (as a PDF file), or to a postal address (as a photocopy) that is registered in your user account. You can pay the costs after receiving the bill, or directly in the supplying library. Please note that Swiss Copyright Law only allows us to fully scan or copy articles, essays or chapters, not entire documents. Order journal articles from another library If the desired article is not present in our library or Swissbib or cannot be ordered online, we are happy to help you. Please complete the journal article order form so that we can obtain the document for you. General Information There is a charge for this. The average delivery time depends on the supplier. It lasts from 4 to 10 days. We will let you know as soon as the article is available. Please collect it in the library and pay the fees in cash. It is not possible for us to send journal articles to you.