InformationCenter

Information Center

Contact us

Phone: +41 (0)21 618 0366
Email: infodesk@imd.org

Visit us

Monday - Friday, 8:30 - 18:30*
Chemin de Bellerive 32, 1007 Lausanne, Switzerland

*Special summer schedule:

- From July 3 to August 4, the Information Center is open Monday - Friday, 9:00 - 17:00.
- The Information Center will be closed for the Swiss National Holiday on August 1.

*During official holidays, this schedule is subject to change. Please call ahead to confirm our opening hours.

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Our services

The Information Center provides a variety of services to IMD Faculty, staff, participants and alumni.
Visitors are welcome to come and purchase IMD Faculty books.

Current participants

Programs

Current program participants are welcome to contact the Information Center for their information needs.

Our team of information specialists is available to carry out tailored information searches and help participants use our resources during and in the context of their IMD program.

If the program is on campus, participants can visit the Information Center to access print collections and borrow books while they are on campus.

Participants are welcome to contact the Infodesk with any questions they may have.

MBAs

The Information Center team is happy to guide MBA students in their information searches throughout their time at IMD.

MBA students have access to the following:

  • print collections:
    • books
    • newspapers and magazines
    • journals
    • reference book

  • online resources, accessible both on and off campus:
    • online databases (contain full-text articles; reports on companies, countries, markets and industries; financial data; etc.)
    • eBooks

The Information Center also offers the following services to current MBA students:

  • Loans (books and back issues of periodicals)
  • Interlibrary loans from our network of partner libraries
  • Training on how to use the databases and find information

The Infodesk will be happy to show MBA students how to use the vast array of information resources at their disposal.

IMD Alumni

IMD Alumni are welcome to visit the Information Center, where they may consult our print collections (books, newspapers, magazines, journals and reference books).

Alumni may also access a limited number of databases. These are available through their MyIMD account: https://my.imd.org. The Infodesk will be happy to offer guidance on how to access these databases.

Please note that our request service is restricted to IMD ongoing program participants and IMD staff.

On arrival, visitors should contact the Information Center Infodesk where they will be asked to fill in an access form.