Support Services

The HSG library supports your research strategy. In addition the Writing Lab advise your writing process and the PC-Tutors help with IT problems.

Search and Find Service

Our information specialists and subject librarians are here to support you in your research in our databases and HSGswisscovery through various channels. You can contact us via Ask a Librarian or e-mail (, as well as at our Search & Find Desk during service hours.
Service hours during semester Mon - Fri from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Service hours during lecture-free period Mon - Fri from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.


Support hours subject librarians during the semester

Economics and Social Sciences
T. Uehlein / J. van Seumeren
10 a.m.  - 12 p.m.
10 a.m.  - 12 p.m.
10 a.m.  - 12 p.m.
10 a.m.  - 12 p.m.
Law and Political Sciences
E. Entorf
1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
10 a.m.  - 12 p.m.
Bloomberg, Datastream and Eikon  Appointments by E-Mail with T. Uehlein (StV. J. van Seumeren)


Academic Writing

The HSG Writing Lab team offers you advice to improve your individual academic writing process.
Writing Helpdesk Library (only during semester)
Online (via Link StudentWeb)
Tue 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

During the lecture period, the Writing Helpdesk usually takes place hybrid, with a table in the library and a consultation room online.
During the non-lecture period, the Writing Helpdesk is available exclusively online.
For more detailed information on dates and consultation languages, please use the above link to StudentWeb.  

Consultation hours are also available on demand:


IT-Support for students

The IT-Support is available in the study space in the Avenue (in front of the library entrance), via teams and e-mail:
Reachability IT-Support in the study space in the Avenue (in front of the library entrance)
(only during semester)
Mon - Fri 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Reachability IT-Support via Teams und e-mail Mon - Fri 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Reachability IT-Support in the office A 01-005 (only during semester) Mon - Fri 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.




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Dufourstrasse 50
CH-9000 St.Gallen
+41 71 224 22 70
+41 79 836 87 76 (WhatsApp-Chat)
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Contact Search and Find Service

University of St.Gallen
Library / Search and Find Service
Dufourstrasse 50
CH-9000 St.Gallen
Ask a Librarian