General description PRINTcard

  • Private individuals can buy a PRINTcard - the locations are shown at the bottom of this page.
  • The PRINTcard costs CHF 10,- and will be sold without credit
  • Charging can be done at dedicated counters / tills. There are no charging machines available.
  • The PRINTcard cannot be returned and available credit will not be paid out.


Credit transfer old Uniprint-card → neue PRINTcard

  • Credit balances of private individuals (including former students and employees) can be transferred "manually"
  • To do this, you have to appear in person with the old Uniprint card and a new PRINTcard at one of the credit transfer locations (see Locations below).
  • Whoever is in possession of any Uniprint card is also in possession of the amount of money on it.
  • Existing credit can be transferred until 31.12.2019. Thereafter the credit expires. A cash payout is not possible.


Functions of the PRINTcard? 

FunctionYes / NoComment
Printing from USB-StickYes
Printing from ComputerYesOn certain Computers at the Universitätsbibliothek (IDS / VLIB)
Scan-to-MailNoThere is no Email-Adress on the PRINTcard




A4 - black/whiteCHF 0.10
A3 - black/whiteCHF 0.15
A4 - colorCHF 0.50
A3 - colorCHF 1.00


Locations to buy the PRINTcard?

Name of locationStreetCity
Bibliothek AltertumswissenschaftenPetersgraben 514051 Basel
Departement GeschichteHirschgässlein 214051 Basel
Deutsches SeminarNadelberg 44051 Basel
Kunstmuseum / Kunsthistorisches SeminarSt. Albangraben 104051 Basel
UB MedizinSpiegelgasse 54051 Basel
UB Wirtschaft - SWAPeter Merian-Weg 6 4052 Basel
Universitätsbibliothek AusleihthekeSchönbeinstrasse 18-204056 Basel