Lending services

Loanable books can be borrowed for 7 days . To borrow books a library card is required. Library cards are issued by the staff of the Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies Library. Please bring your student ID or an ID and your proof of residence (Meldezettel), if you are not a student.

If the library staff is absent books can be borrowed and returned at the secretariate  of the Institute of Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies!


Loan Conditions - Overview

Your borrower status Loanable items Renew * Place a hold Not loanable items
Student
Member of the public
7 days
5 items
for up to 1 year by borrower via u:search yes can be used in the library
PhD student or student at diploma/master thesis writing level 7 days
10 items
for up to 1 year automatically yes can be used in the library
Scientific staff
Administrative staff University of Vienna
Member of an Austrian institution
7 days
10 items
for up to 1 year
automatically
yes can be used in the library

* as long as there are no holds or overdue fees.


Holds

Holds can be placed on borrowed books (if there is a date in the column "Due date" in u:search, the book is borrowed). When the book is returned, you are informed by e-mail that you can collect the book at the Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies Library. Reserved books will be ready to collect for 5 work days.

Not Loanable

Reference works, dictionaries, periodicals and older books cannot be borrowed. Please observe the relevant indications in u:search.