Opening hours

Library Services

COVID-19 hygiene and safety requirements

The wearing of mouth and nose protectors (FFP2) is mandatory in WU buildings, the libraries as well as at the learning spaces. Please keep a safe distance of 2 meters from other people.

One of the following proofs must be presented to enter and remain in WU buildings (e.g. using the libraries as a learning space, using a scanner in the Library for Law, borrowing and returning of books).

Library Services
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). Appointment reservations to receive a library card are available again.

Central Library

Opening hours reading areasMondays to Fridays: 8am-1pm and 2pm-7pmSeat reservation (mandatory)
The wearing of mouth and nose protectors (FFP2) is mandatory also at the learning spaces in the library.
One of the following proofs must be presented to enter and remain in WU buildings.
WU students only
Picking up books Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays: 9am-1pm
Wednesdays and Fridays: 2pm-6pm
Books must be reserved  
Information for WU students: If you are working in the library, you do NOT have to PRE-ORDER the books. You can use the self-service check out machines.
One of the following proofs must be presented to enter and remain in WU buildings.
WU students and external library patrons
Returning booksduring the opening hours of the building (Mondays to Fridays 8am-7pm)use the self-service book return machine
One of the following proofs must be presented to enter and remain in WU buildings.
 
Opening hours Library InformationYou can call us: Mondays to Fridays 10am-12noon and 2pm-4pm+43​131336-4990You can also contact us with your request by Email: library@wu.ac.at

Raiffeisen Language Resource Center

Opening hours reading areasMondays to Fridays
from 8am-1pm and 2pm-7pm
Seat reservation (mandatory);
The wearing of mouth and nose protectors (FFP2) is mandatory also at the learning spaces in the library.
One of the following proofs must be presented to enter and remain in WU buildings.
WU students only

Library for Law

Opening hours reading areasMondays to Fridays:
9am-1pm and 2pm-6pm
Seat reservation (mandatory);
The wearing of mouth and nose protectors (FFP2) is mandatory also at the learning spaces in the library.
One of the following proofs must be presented to enter and remain in WU buildings.
WU students only
Using a scannerMondays to Fridays:
10am-1pm and 3pm-6pm
Scanner reservation (mandatory);
The wearing of mouth and nose protectors (FFP2) is mandatory also when using the scanners.
One of the following proofs must be presented to enter and remain in WU buildings.
WU students and external library patrons

Library for Social Sciences

Opening hours reading areasMondays to Fridays
from 9am-1pm and 2pm-6pm
Seat reservation (mandatory);
The wearing of mouth and nose protectors (FFP2) is mandatory also at the learning spaces in the library.
One of the following proofs must be presented to enter and remain in WU buildings.
WU students only
Borrowing and picking up booksMondays to Fridays
from 9am-1pm and 2pm-6pm
no reservation necessary, directly in the Library for Social Sciences
One of the following proofs must be presented to enter and remain in WU buildings.
WU students and external library patrons
Returning booksduring the opening hours of the Library for Social Sciences (see above) or via the self-service book return machine in the Central Library during the opening hours of the building (Mondays to Fridays 8am-7pm).One of the following proofs must be presented to enter and remain in WU buildings.WU students and external library patrons