The library is attached to the museum. Its purpose is to satisfy the internal needs of the institution by providing the documentation necessary for the preparation of exhibitions, for the drafting of publications, and for the scientific work linked to the museum's collections.
The library is currently closed to the public.

Bibliothèque du Musée des Beaux-arts / Lausanne


• monographs and periodicals.
• reference works, artist biographies, documents on the history of art.
• books giving information on the museums of the world, documents on  
biennials, festivals, competitions, private collections and museology. 


Specialist catalogues