Zwei Personen halten eine Urkunde auf einer Bühne.

People and Events

Pictures of the diverse events of the Austrian National Library

Timeline - History

The history of the Austrian National Library in fast motion

Unesco world heritage

15 Austrian nominations are among the currently 427 entries in the UNESCO World Register
Bild - Zwei Männer befestigen Hakenkreuze auf einer Säule

Provenance Research and Restitution

The historical heritage of the Austrian National Library is not free of injustice and guilt.
Reading rooms at Heldenplatz and the departments

Due to maintenance work, the reading rooms at Heldenplatz and all departments will be closed from Thursday, July 25 to Monday, August 5, 2024.

Due to the shutdown of the ordering system, no media orders can be accepted from Wednesday, July 24, 2024, 4 pm to Friday, August 2, 2024, 4 pm. The first book collection will take place again on Monday, August 5, 2024.

State Hall

Due to an event, the State Hall will be closed on August 28, 2024.