The textbook collection was created so that students of the BOKU-University can borrow the required literature for their courses and exams. The whole collection consists of about 8.000 items. The books are grouped by subject like in the main reading room. There is one textbook collection located in the Main Library and on in the Special Library BIO.

You can search for textbooks in BOKU:LITsearch

The lending period is 30 days, but you may renew the lending period, in 30 day steps, up to 120 days (except for reserved or overdue books). Additionally a copy of each title from the textbook collection is available for internal use in the reading room.

Many textbooks are available online in full text. QR-codes are affixed to the shelves of every textbook that is available.

The textbook collection is renewed and updated continuously with assistance of the students, the academic staff and the department libraries.