Chemistry (SB)


Borel Alain

Specialist Librarian IT, Lecturer

+41 21 69 39801


The EPFL Library presents its services and documents intended for chemistry students and researchers, Welcome!

The EPFL Library provides chemists and chemical engineers with online and printed documentation as well as services for research and teaching:

  • Databases
  • Access to more than 1,700 journals in chemistry and chemical engineering
  • More than 20,000 printed and online books
  • Specialised training
  • Help and advice in relation to scientific publication
  • Searching for documents
  • etc.


National Strategy on Open Access

Swiss universities and higher education institutions have adopted a National Open Access Strategy, which aims in particular to allow free access by 2024 to all publications funded by public authorities.