Olav – Online Literaturabfrage der FH Vorarlberg
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Search for books, journals and e-resources. For comprehensive subject-specific research, it is additionally recommended to search individual databases (DBIS). Also note that not all licensed content can be integrated into Olav.

Terms of use must be observed when using all of the library's e-books, e-journals, and databases. Please also see our Data Protection Information for Users of E-resources.

Who are we?

With close to 73,000 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.

Opening hours

Monday     3 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday          9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Thursday, Friday9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The library is closed on Sundays and Public Holidays.

On Monday, 5 December 2022 from 16:00 the Reading Room and the Cafeteria will not be available due to a writing event.

Opening Hours Christmas | New Year

Thursday, 22nd December    9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
Friday, 23rd December 2022 to
Monday, 2nd January 2023
Tuesday, 3rd January to
Thursday, 5th January
 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

The library is closed on Sundays and Public Holidays. From Saturday, 7th January the regular opening hours apply.


  • Library account
    Access to the library account will be available via Olav from 24 October 2022.
  • Renewals
    Due media have been extended until 11 November 2022.
  • Reservations
    Reservations can be made independently from 24 October 2022 after registration.
  • Questions
    If you have any questions, the library team will be happy to answer.


FH Vorarlberg
Campus V, Hochschulstraße 1
6850 Dornbirn

+43 5572 792 2100
+43 5572 792 9500



Writing Centre

Use and service

Learning centre and meeting place

General information about the library