Opening hours

Wednesday-Friday 10 am – 5 pm
Saturday 10 am – 12 noon

1. January, Good Friday, Holy Saturday, Ascension, 1. August (National Holiday), 1. November (All Saints Day), 24., 25. 26. and 31. December

Summer holidays: The library is closed from 5. to 8. August.

Terms of use

Open access media may be borrowed for an annual fee. Exceptions are periodicals and specially marked works and older documents. These may be ordered in advance and viewed in the reading room. The library pass needed for borrowing costs CHF 50 per year for adults. The library pass for students (aged up to 30 years and with valid student ID) and members of the Verein Textilmuseum is free of charge.

The loan period is one month and may be extended for a maximum of three more months. If the borrowed item is not returned even after notice, fees are applicable: 1st and 2nd warning CHF 10 / medium, 3rd warning  CHF 15/medium.

Mailing and interlibrary loans of circulating media are possible within Switzerland for a fee of CHF 10.

Textilbibliothek St. Gallen Vadianstrasse 2 CH-9000 St. Gallen

Judith Fuchs

Tel. +41 71 228 00 14