Olav – Online Literaturabfrage der FH Vorarlberg
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Library reopening

From Wednesday, July 1, 2020 the library will be open for lending and returning media. Please note that access to the library is possible via the entrance on the courtyard side.

  • Please observe the applicable distance and hygiene rules.
  • Media can be returned without contact in the entrance area of the library.
  • Your stay in the library should be as short as possible.
  • Please search your required literature before your visit to the library using our library search engine Olav.
  • Our reading room, the periodicals area, the study rooms etc. cannot be used until further notice.
  • Library cards are automatically renewed for the duration of our closing time.

Further information under Coronavirus - the current measures of FH Vorarlberg.

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



Summer opening hours 2020

July 2020 | 24 August - 5 September 2020

Monday2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Tuesday - Friday9 a.m. - 12 a.m.
2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday9 a.m. - 12 a.m.

1 - 22 August 2020

Tuesday - Saturday9 a.m. - 12 a.m.

The library is closed on Sundays and Public Holidays.

The portal Pressreader offers access to over 7,000 daily newspapers and magazines from various countries as part of a test access. Included, for example, are daily editions of Standard, Presse, SN, VN, NZZ, FAZ and Washington Post.

To the platform on campus or with VPN connection

This collection (Practical Research and Academic Skills) of more than 1,400 streaming videos on the SAGE Research Methods platform offers support on the practical skills that you need to successfully complete your research. Access is possible until July, 31st 2020. 

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