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Head of Library, Copyright & Scientific staff member

Daniel Suter

[Translate to EN:] Leiter Bibliothek & Copyright, Projektleiter: Daniel Suter


Studied Anthropology/European Ethnology, Church History and Nordic Languages and Culture at the University of Basel. 2003–2005 research assistant on an interdisciplinary research project by the Stiftung Mensch-Gesellschaft-Umwelt (MGU) at the University of Basel. 2007–2009 Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Library and Information Sciences at the University of Zurich and research internship at Basel University Library. Librarian with responsibility for image rights at Basel Historical Museum since 2009; research assistant since 2014. Involvement in several exhibitions and publications, including as co-curator of the exhibition «Wirk.Stoffe – chemisch-pharmzeutische Innovationsgeschichten».

Publications (selected)

Several articles in: Zwischen Bedrohung und Normalität – Basel zur Zeit des Ersten Weltkriegs (HMB Magazin 3), Bâle 2014

Gudrun Piller, Sabine Söll-Tauchert, Daniel Suter, Therese Wollmann: Scheich Ibrahim – der Basler Kaufmannssohn Johann Ludwig Burckhardt (1784-1817) und seine Reisen durch den Orient, Bâle 2017

Several articles in: Jonathan Büttner, Gudrun Piller, Daniel Suter (éd.): Zeitsprünge – Basler Geschichte in Kürze, Bâle 2020



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