Important information about summer semester 2022

The university library will return to regular operations from the start of the summer semester 2022.

The summer semester starts with the 3G rule for everyone. This means that people must be vaccinated, recovered or tested to be able to visit any university building, including the library. You can find the most recent information on this at


To ensure that the library can remain an open space for learning and studying, visitors must observe the following hygiene rules:

  • The library’s mandatory mask rule is based on the regulations in force throughout the university.
    Currently: FFP2 masks are mandatory in all areas of the library. This also applies while you are seated at one of the PC work stations!
  • Before entering the university library, please use the hand sanitiser dispenser.
  • During your stay, we recommend that you wash your hands regularly and thoroughly.


End of special library lending and conditions of borrowing for the reading rooms at the university library:

The surf@ubk online search engine is fully functional.


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us during our counter opening hours:

Phone: +43 463 2700 9580
E-mail: schalter [dot] bibliothek [at] aau [dot] at

The University Library team is looking forward to your visit!