Mehrere Personen sitzen an den Rechercheterminals der Lesesäle am Heldenplatz

We will be glad to assist you further!

Do you have a question regarding the services of the Library at Heldenplatz? Would you like help with searching the catalogue and database? Would you like to have your research performed by experts? We will be glad to assist you further.

Basic information and the answering of simple enquiries that can be handled within 30 minutes (e.g. publisher information, supplementing of bibliographical quotes, brief biographical information, etc.) are free of charge.

Simply come to the information counter during service times (Monday to Friday, 9.00 a.m. to 9.00 p.m.), contact us by telephone (Tel.: +43 1 534 10-444) or send us your written enquiry by e-mail or post. For short questions we recommend contacting us by chat or via the messenger-app Signal (Tel.: +43 664 964 41 81 or scan the QR-Code under contact

Would you like to do your own research but are unsure about the right search strategy? We are happy to provide you with support in the course of an individual consultation so that you can make the best use of information sources available.

For research work lasting longer than 30 minutes as well as individual consultations, we charge EUR 27,- per half hour (regardless of whether the desired information result can be achieved or not).You only incur costs once the free research time has expired and a research order is made. Please note that reproductions are subject to an additional charge.

Contact

Research Department Backoffice
Josefsplatz 1
1015 Wien
Tel.: +43 1 534 10-444
E-Mail: information[at]onb.ac.at
Signal-Messenger: +43 664 964 41 81 (or scan the QR-Code on the right)

Alert
Reading rooms at Heldenplatz and Papyrus Museum

Due to filming, the reading rooms at Heldenplatz and the Papyrus Museum will be closed from Friday, March 1, from 3 p.m. until Saturday, March 2, at 3 p.m. Thank you for your understanding.

State Hall and Augustinian Reading Room

Due to filming, the State Hall will be closed from February 27 until March 12, 2024. 
The current special exhibition "IMAGE POWER POLITICS. Yoichi Okamoto. Post-war photography icon" can be seen until Sunday, February 25.

The Augustinian Reading Room will be closed from February 27 until March 8, 2024. During this time, no books can be provided from the collection in the State Hall. As a substitute, the Reading Room of the Collection of Manuscripts and Old Prints (Josefsplatz 1 in the left wing of the building, Manuscripts Staircase 2nd floor) will be available during regular opening hours.
Thank you for your understanding.