Internet and networks

Two free Wi-Fi are available at the library:

  • CHUV public network (“public-chuv”)
    for everyone
    quick set-up (requires to be able to receive an access code sent via SMS from a swiss number)
    10-day validity
    Does not provide automatic access to licensed resources
  • “eduroam” network
    for UNIL students, CHUV staff or anyone from an institution member of eduroam

    Connecting to eduroam:


    For CHUV (Different from the email address)
    For example with Marie Curie:

    For UNIL
    For example with Marie Curie:


    Password: usual password for your CHUV or UNIL account (same one as for your emails)

    More information available on the CHUV intranet (only available within the CHUV network) or in the UNIL documentation.

There are computers available at the BiUM :

Telephony: mobile network

Factors beyond our control such as the location of the GSM antennas and the partly underground construction of the building hamper the reception of the mobile network. More or less depending on the operators. However, some plans and mobile phones allow calls via the WiFi network.

Updated: 09.08.2023 | contact