Lending services

The loan period for books that may be regularly borrowed is 28 days. A requirement for borrowing books is a valid library card.


Lending conditions - overview

Your status Books that may be borrowed Renewing loans* Reservation Reference library
Student
Citizen
28 days
25 items
up to 1 year by the user via u:search yes use on site
Student writing their thesis from
Vienna University
28 days
25 items
up to 1 year automatically yes use on site
Academic staff / non-academic staff
non-academic staff Vienna University
28 days
25 items
up to 1 year automatically yes use on site
Academic staff of the
Faculty of Philosophy and Educational Sciences
28 days
25 items
up to 1 year automatically yes use on site

* as long as there is no reservation by another user or open fees.


Reservations

Borrowed books can be put on hold. When the book is returned, you will be notified via e-mail that you can pick up the book at the Library of Philosophy. Reserved books will then be available for pickup for 5 work days.
After the book has been returned, you will will receive an email informing you that you can pick up the book from the library. Reserved items need to be collected within 5 working days.

Books that cannot be borrowed

Reference books, dictionaries, magazines and older books are excluded from the loan. Please check the corresponding notices in u: search.