The Austrian National Library offers the following benefits to its employees

  • Tax-free food vouchers (EUR 2.- per workday)
  • Allowance on the occasion of the birth of a child
  • Shopping voucher for Christmas
  • Additional Christmas allowance for employees with children
  • Discounted lunches at the canteen
  • Various discounts (gastronomy, fashion, travel, technology, health, etc.)
  • Flexitime company agreement
  • Remote working option (up to 10 days/month)
  • Special leave at Christmas and New Year’s Eve
  • A half workday on Good Friday and All Souls’ Day
  • Internal training and further education programme
  • Regular onboarding event “ÖNB yesterday, today, tomorrow”
  • Pharmacy discount
  • Regular safety and health day
  • Bicycle check day
  • Gratuitous fitness app (Fit Up)
  • mediclass cooperation
  • Gratuitous regular vaccination campaigns (FSME, influenza and pneumococcal vaccination)
  • Eye screening
  • Reimbursement of costs for computer glasses
  • Full-day childcare during autumn holiday and for one week during the summer holidays
  • Annual family afternoon “Discover the library”
  • “Work & Family” information package
  • “Dependant Care” information package
  • Free admission in the museums of the Austrian National Library (State Hall, Globe, Esperanto, Literature, Papyrus Museum, as well as House of Austrian History)
  • Library card
  • Christmas party, company outing, invitation to events (e.g. guided tours, exhibition openings, Business Run)
Reading rooms at Heldenplatz and Papyrus Museum

Due to filming, the reading rooms at Heldenplatz and the Papyrus Museum will be closed fon Saturday, March 2. 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 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.