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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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 & opening hours

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.

The library is closed on Sundays and holidays.



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.

Newly licensed as of January 2021

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
To the platform via Shibboleth

Newly licensed as of January 2021

With the newly licensed Freedom Collection from the publisher Elsevier, more than 2,300 e-journals from all subject areas are available on the ScienceDirect platform. The content dates back to 1995, is available campus-wide, and is integrated with Olav and the Elektronische Zeitschriftenbibliothek EZB (Electronic Journals Library).

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