Main Library Hofstallgasse

The Main Library includes a stacks library, reading rooms, the University Archives, special collections, the library auditorium, and a library administration area.

To borrow media from the stacks, they must first be ordered in UBsearch. Afterwards, you will receive a provisioning email for each item ordered, after which the media can be picked up at the Circulation & Information Desk.


The main library provides basic literature on all subject areas:

Main focus
  • Introductory and survey literature for all fields of study
  • Reference works
  • Media on many different topics: From scientific books to novels to cookbooks or travel guides
  • Salisburgensien (= media with reference to Salzburg)
  • Magazines and newspapers

Hofstallgasse 2-4
5020 Salzburg
Phone: +43 (0)662 8044 77550