General information on our collections

The Upper Austrian Federal State Library covers all subjects. Currently we have a range of over 600,000 media works (books, newspapers, magazines, DVDs, CDs, etc.) which can be borrowed. 

Main subjects of our collections

  • theology, religion
  • law
  • language and literature education
  • general education
  • art and architecture
  • geography and travel
  • general medicine, pharmaceutical medicine, veterinary medicine
  • philosophy and psychology
  • economic and social sciences, business
  • history and folklore
  • fiction
  • music, media, theatre
  • mathematics and computer science
  • sciences and technology
  • sports and mountaineering