Christmas Holidays Opening Hours

December 4th, 2017

During the Christmas holidays the library has these opening hours.

Ö-Normen/Austrian Standards

October 18th, 2017

For students and staff of BOKU it is now possible to access the Austrian Standards online-reading room. The following standards are available:

  • ONR

Please use DBIS for access.

University library annual report 2016

May 29th, 2017

The annual report 2016 of the University Library is now available online (in German).

Link: Annual report (.pdf)

Book presentation “Time of Love”

May 5th, 2017

Book presentation at the Main Library, Wilhelm-Exner-Haus, Peter Jordan - Strasse 82, 1190 Wien.

May 31st 2017, 18.00.

Link: Invitation (in German)

Photo exhibition VineDivers

May 3rd, 2017

Photo exhibition VineDivers in the main library of BOKU.

Exnerhaus, Peter Jordan-Straße 82, 1190 Wien

Duration: May 3rd – May 26th, 2017

Link: Further information

News from the library

January 15th, 2017


The e-book collection of BOKU library is growing at a steady rate. At the moment about 6.700 e-books are available. Access is possible around the clock on- and off-campus.

Springer E-Books:
German e-Book packages covering natural sciences, engineering and informatics.

CABI E-Books:
English e-book packages covering agriculture and environment.

UTB E-Books:
36 german books of UTB.

Access via e-book-portal or via online-catalogue.


Neben den neu abonnierten Zeitschriften stehen auch einige Zeitschriften über Konsortialverträge neu zur Verfügung.

ACS: Chemical and Engineering News

Canadian Science Publishing: Canadian Geotechnical Journal

Elsevier: Energy Resources & Social Science, Ecosystem Services, Journal of Dairy Science, Journal of Molecular Catalysis B: Enzymatic, Quaternary Research

RSC: Due to an immense cost-increase access to RSC full acccess to RSC-journal had to be cancelled. Access to the best used journals is provided, these are: Soft matter, Green chemistry, The Analyst, Chemical Society Reviews

Taylor & Francis: Journal of environmental planning & management

Wiley: Steel research international, Bulletin of the London Mathematical Society, EMBO Reports, Journal of the London Mathematical Society, Proceedings of the London Mathematical Society, The EMBO Journal, Wildlife Society Bulletin

Access vie Electronic Journals Library.


Springer: zbMath

Thieme: RÖMPP online

Access via Datenbank-Infosystem (DBIS)

Impact factors for 2015 available in final version

December 22nd, 2016

On the InCites-Journal Citation reports platform the impact factors for 2015 are now available.
Staff and students of BOKU can access these through:

Journal Citation Reposts via DBIS

Important: it is forbidden to forward the impact factors to persons not associated with BOKU or to publish them freely available on the internet