Around 1,500 ongoing and a total of about 5,000 different periodicals are on our shelves. We  offer a wide range of Austrian and foreign newspapers and magazines. Current issues can be found in the lounge or in the relevant section of our library. In the Electronic Journals 's Database (EZB) you will find more than 77,000 E-journals. In addition, we also collect Upper Austrian periodicals such as parish pamphlets, local and community papers or political party information.


Up to date issues of local as well as national and international daily and weekly newspapers are available in the lounge. You can read more than 2,000 newspapers from all over the world updated daily online via our “E-Library” (LibaryPressDisplay).

Particularities concerning newspapers and magazines

  • Periodicals can not be ordered via the online-catalogue.
  • Newspapers and magazines can not be borrowed! You can however, if the copyright allows it, copy or scan them.