Incunabula are prints from the time of the invention of printing (1450) up to the year 1500. Our collection includes approximately 650 volumes (845 prints). It is the largest collection in Upper Austria, and the sixth largest in Austria.  Our collection of incunabula is integrated into the online catalogue. There are several ways to search for and view the incunabula.

Working with incunabula

The use of an incunabula for scientific purposes is subject to the “Guidelines for working with historical documents and publications”.