The University Library

Latest news

The library is closed from Wednesday, 11 March until further notice, but at least until 13 April . There will be no guided tours or training courses.

During this time no physical media can be ordered, reserved, borrowed or returned.

  • All borrowed media will be extended for the entire closing time.
  • During the closing time, no reminder or overdraft fees will be charged or cancelled for the duration of the closing time.
  • Reservations for borrowed works are retained. Provisions remain in place until one week after resumption of operations.
  • Please do not return works by post.

Due to the current restrictions (Corona virus), the library staff will work from home until Monday, 13 April. You can reach us by e-mail at bibliothekbruckneruniat and we will try to answer your mails as soon as possible.

We will keep you informed about changes concerning the library's services here.

We ask for your understanding.

Welcome to the library of the ABPU!


The library offers you

  • Over 800 m² of library space
  • Quiet reading areas on two floors
  • Spacious open-acces areas
  • Our own media room for playing audio-visual media
  • Our own screening room
  • A comfortable reading lounge

Library and usage regulations (in German)

We are pleased to offer you the following additional services:

  • Self-service borrowing: you can take out music and books without assistance via the self-service borrowing stations.
  • Scanner: material can be safely scanned onto storage media free of charge.
  • Box for the return of media: borrowed media can be returned outside opening hours by placing in the box on level 0 – near the porter's lodge / opposite the  Studiobühne.
  • Bibliobags (library bags) are transparent carrier bags, which are available free of charge and can be taken into all the library rooms. They need not be returned, and are thus also a practical everyday accessory.