The University Library of Salzburg is open to everybody, loans are free of charge. You need a library card or a Salzburg-Uni-Card (card for students of the University of Salzburg) to order books, borrow material or renew items. Library cards are available free of charge at the loan desk of our Main Library at Hofstallgasse 2-4. Users without library card or Salzburg-Uni-Card can receive a Tageslesekarte (one-day reading card) for the Main Library. Please respect our library regulations (available in German only).


Find wardrobes and lockers in the entrance areas of all of our libraries. Please put your jackets, coats, umbrellas, knapsacks, and bags there.


Find bibliographic and subject-specific information here:

Service desk Phone number +43 662 8044
+ extension
 Main Library  x77350 or x77360, info.hb(at)
Classical Studies x4305,
Social Sciences x4022,
Natural Sciences x5022, info.nw(at)
Philosophy KGW x4063 or x4090
Law at Toskanatrakt x3018,
Law at Firmian-Salm-Haus x3019, info.fs(at)
Sport Science and Kinesiology x4877, info.spo(at)
Theological Library 1 (TB1) x2902
Theological Library 2 (TB2) x2625
Theological Library 3 (TB3) x77350 or x77360, info.hb(at)
UNIPARK x4920or x4921, info.unipark(at)



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