Protection Measures

Protection Measures: Compulsory 3G certificates for HSM members, 2G for all other users

The library is now accessible to users of the institutes of the Hochschule für Musik (students and lecturers) with a 3G certificate. For all other users aged 16 and over, proof of a 2G certificate is required.

The mask requirement applies to indoor rooms on the entire MAB campus, with the exception of children under 7 years of age.

Access to the library outside opening hours for MAB/FHNW members is currently not possible.

Use the online offerings of the library (Databases, E-Books & E-Journals, Audio).

Users without a certificate have the following possibilities:

  • Pickup
    Order media by e-mail (bibliothek@mab-bs.notexisting@nodomain.comch) specifying date of collection, shelfmark and key words regarding author and title.
  • Electronic document delivery
    electronic document delivery up to 20 pages for CHF 5.00 via formular. This service is free of cost for MAB- und HSM members.
  • Postal document delivery
    Media can be delivered by mail for CHF 12.00, orders can be placed in catalogue. This service is free of cost for MAB- und HSM members.
  • DigiSem
    Lecturers can order requests for the learning platform Moodle via formular.


Information on the current protection measures of the Music Academy can be found here.