As of January 30, 2021, all branches of the University Library (Central Library LC, Library for Law D3, Library for Social Sciences) are closed as learning space at least until the end of the general lockdown.

The last day for studying in the library is Friday January 29, 2021.

Library services until January 29, 2021

At the moment we are offering the following services:

  • Seat reservation in the Central Library (for WU students only). The wearing of mouth and nose protectors (FFP2) is mandatory at the learning spaces in the libraries.

  • Lending service for books from the Central Library and the Library for Social Sciences. (books can only be picked up during the designated time slots)

  • Book returns (books can only be returned the designated time slots)

  • Reserving a scanner in the Library for Law

  • Digitization service (for WU students only)


Important information for external library patrons

Due to the COVID-19 hygiene and safety requirements, until further notice, external library patrons may not use the libraries as learning space (reserve a seat) and we cannot issue new library cards.


Telephone: +43-1-31336 ext. 4990


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