The open-access holdings (about 50.000 items) are grouped by subject. Dissertations and theses of BOKU are shelved in order of accession and are located on the basement floor. Readers have free access to the book stacks and fetch their own books.

Wireless LAN is available in all room open to the public.

Due to many requests the seminar room on the lower floor of the main library is now a laptop-free zone.
Please do not use your laptop in this area!

Theses written at BOKU are located on the lower floor of the library and are sorted according to call numbers. Older theses are located in the closed stacks an can be ordered via BOKU:LITsearch.

Readers should NOT replace books, but leave them on the side shelves.



The periodicals reading room has 26 working desks.

The issues of the current year are arranged in alphabetical order.
Back runs of the last 10 years are shelved in order of accession in the adjacent room.
Older volumes are held in the closed stacks. To order these please send a request via BOKU:LITsearch. You need to go to the lending department to collect the journals you have ordered.

Journals cannot be borrowed. Use them in the reading rooms or use the copy machines.