gta Archives

gta Archives and gta Library operations under COVID-19
Protection concept from March 1, 2021

As of March 1, 2021, gta Archives and gta Library will be open again. We ask our users to only visit the archive and library in person in urgent cases. Whenever possible, written information and consultation will be preferred.

For the protection of our staff and visitors, a protection concept is in place according to the rules imposed by ETH with the following measures and restrictions.
  • Visits are only possible by appointment. For requests to the archive please use our Consultation Request Form, to the library via Services gta Library
  • Opening hours are Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00 to 16:00. Visitors will be granted a time slot. If an appointment cannot be kept, we must be informed 24 hours in advance.
  • Visitors are requested to wait outside the door of gta Archives and not to enter the office.
  • Visitors are requested to bring and wear a suitable protective mask.
  • Hands must be disinfected before entering and leaving the archive rooms or workplaces. Dispensers are available.
  • To ensure that social distancing guidelines are followed, users are assigned to workplaces that must be adhered to.
  • Library users are requested to communicate the signatures of the desired books prior to the visit.
  • Archive users are required to communicate the inventory numbers of the documents they wish to access prior to their visit.

Individuals who feel ill or have symptoms of COVID-19 (cough, fever, difficulty breathing) are not permitted to visit the archive or the library.

We strictly adhere to the applicable directives and recommendations of the authorities and ETH. The distance, behavior and hygiene rules that apply to our visitors are also followed by the gta Archives and gta Library team. Visitors must adhere to our guidelines and directives.

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