Olav – Online Literaturabfrage der FH Vorarlberg
Since not all electronic resources can be integrated into Olav by the provider, we recommend additional research on the individual platforms.
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  Library operations are currently converted to contactless loans and returns for all user groups until 24 January 2021. Access to the library is not possible.


Who are we?

With over 77,000 media, the library at FH Vorarlberg is a hub for published knowledge. In addition to books, periodicals, CDs and DVDs, we provide access to thousands of e-books and e-journals as well as countless specialist databases.

Our collection focuses on the contents of the programmes offered to students at FH Vorarlberg and include the fields of economics, technology, design and social sciences. Our library also provides a space for communication and academic work.

Our library is accessible to the public.


FH Vorarlberg
Campus V, Hochschulstraße 1
6850 Dornbirn

+43 5572 792 2100
+43 5572 792 9500


Service times

We are available by phone or e-mail during the following service times:

Monday3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Tuesday to Friday9 a.m. - 12 a.m.
1 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday11.30 a.m. - 5 p.m.



An overview of our e-books, e-journals and databases can be found here.

Remote access is possible via VPN connection (vpn-out) and/or Shibboleth for employees, teachers and students of the FH Vorarlberg.

A campus-wide test access to the database  PsycINFO is available until 31 December 2020. This bibliographic database created by the American Psychological Association lists literature on psychology and related fields.

To the platform on campus or with VPN connection

The portal Pressreader offers access to over 7,000 daily newspapers and magazines from various countries. Included are, for example, daily updated issues of Washington Post, The Guardian, The Observer, Forbes, Standard, Presse, NZZ or FAZ. This offer is made possible thanks to a generous donation from a patron of the FH Vorarlberg.

To the platform on campus or with VPN connection
To the platform​​​​​​​ via Shibboleth


Writing Centre

Use and service

Learning centre and meeting place

General information about the library