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Support the Austrian National Library

Thank you for supporting the Austrian National Library!

With more than 10.9 million works - such as books, music manuscripts, photographs, drawings, posters, maps, globes or papyri - our library is one of the most valuable libraries in the world.
As a patron of the Austrian National Library, you help to preserve our common cultural heritage for future generations.

Whether restoration measures or research initiatives, many projects of the Austrian National Library would not be possible without your valuable contribution!

By the way: Your donation to the Austrian National Library is tax deductible!
For all donations that you would like to claim as a special tax expense, please indicate your date of birth and your first and last name (important: as on your registration form) in the field "Verwendungszweck". For detailed information, please visit the website of the Federal Ministry of Finance.

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Bank details:
BAWAG (bank code 60.000)
Wiedner Gürtel 11
1100 Vienna
IBAN: AT38-6000-0000-9605-0710

Michaela Hübner
Sponsoring and Event Management
Phone: +43 1 534 10-263

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 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.