Books and journals about communication and media research may be read at or borrowed from the Library for Economics and Social Sciences (BP2) in the University Pérolles 2 building. Important literature for particular courses and seminars of our programmes are available in a special section on the 4th floor of the library (no loan).

BP2 is a subsidiary of the Cantonal and University Library, where, among other documents, the Master and Doctoral theses written at University of Fribourg are archived.

Furthermore, the library has got access to online resources and databases. Among these resources, the newspaper archives (Factiva, LexisNexis) and online journals are particularly interestung for students in Communication and Media Research. The Electronic Journals Library at Regensburg University and WiSo-Net, a literature database for economics and social sciences, are also accessible in the University of Fribourg network.

Library for Economics
and Social Sciences (BP2)

Boulevard de Pérolles 90
(building Pérolles 22)
CH-1700 Fribourg
 +41 26 300 82 11/13 

opening hours: Monday to Friday 8am-9.15pm (loan: 9am-5pm), Saturday 10am-3.45pm (no loan).

Cantonal and
University Library

Rue Joseph Piller 2
CH-1700 Fribourg
 +41 26 305 13 33 (head office)
 +41 26 305 13 41 (loan service) 

opening hours: Monday to Friday 8am-10pm (loan until 6pm), Saturday 8am-4pm (loan: 9am-12pm and 2pm-4pm)