The ABG are the public libraries of the city of Basel. The ABG provide the inhabitants of Basel with literature and are an important cultural mediator.
In addition, they offer many people their first access to new media. The ABG serves further and higher education, creative leisure activities and the promotion of reading abilities, as well as cultural mediation in the field of literature and science. They guarantee free access to up-to-date and everyday information. The ABG offers over 260,000 non-fiction books, novels, children’s books, young people’s books, CDs, audio books, DVDs, games, newspapers, journals, games and sheet music for children, young people and adults.
More information at www.abg.ch