Library Information


Due to cleaning work in the African and Middle Eastern Studies Library, the library will be closed from 14th to 16th september 2022. Loans and returns are not possible during this time. Due books can be returned to the Main Library (please note the opening hours during the holidays!) or to one of the return boxes of the University Library.

Due to the redesign of the periodicals room, room 3 and 4 as well as the group study room of the African and Middle Eastern Studies Library will be closed from 19.09.2022 - 05.10.2022. At the beginning of the construction work on 19th and 20th of september room 2 will be closed as well.

The physical periodicals holdings (room 3) cannot be used during this period. The African Studies holdings can be ordered as usual. Room 1 and room 2 (Arabica, Turcica, Persica, Semitica, Assyrica) are not affected by the renovation work and can be used.

If you have any questions, please contact us.

Mag. Birgit Athumani Hango MSc
Universitätsbibliothek Wien
Fachbereichsbibliothek Afrikawissenschaften und Orientalistik
Spitalgasse 2, Hof 4.1
1090 Wien
T +43-1-4277-16510