Main Library

Hauptgebäude

address: TU Wien University Library, Resselgasse 4, 1040 Vienna, Austria
Tel: +43-1-58801-44001
Fax: +43-1-58801-44099
email: info@ub.tuwien.ac.at

The Main Library of the TU Wien University Library is situated on the corner of Wiedner Hauptstrasse and Resselgasse. The building features a large owl sculpture as well as several small owl sculptures by Bruno Weber and a lion fountain by Gero Schwanberg on the ground floor.

The Main Library's collection includes books and scientific journals in spacious open acces areas, a textbook collection, a reference collection, and Austrian and German standards. Around 700 study desks are available in the reading rooms.

Books in the open access areas are arranged according to the Library's TU Wien Classification.

In addition, a "digital library" is available on every computer on the TU Wien campus, containing thousands of e-journals and ebooks and electronic full texts accessible via catalogues and databases.

General information