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Library Operations beg. October 2020.

We ask that you please observe protective measures, particularly maintaining the minimum amount of distance to others. In addition, please wear a face mask. Please adhere to all posted information and observe the floor markings. Keep your visit to the library as short as possible.

Reading Areas - Successive Opening Schedule

Juridicum Law Library

The reading areas are open.
Important: You may only use a library study space providing you have made a valid reservation in advance: Online reservation

If you would just like to check-out or return books and materials and do not require the use of a study space, please proceed to the Circulation Desk located on the Ground Floor. In this case, an advance reservation is not required.
Please note the library hours and the pick-up times.

 

JKU Main Campus Library

The reading areas located on the 1st and second floor are open.
Important: You may only use a library study space providing you have made a valid reservation in advance: Online reservation

If you would just like to check-out or return books and materials and do not require the use of a study space, please proceed to the Circulation Desk located in the Learning Center. In this case, an advance reservation is not required. Please note the library hours.

 

Learning Center

The Learning Center is open.
Important: You may only use a library study space providing you have made a valid reservation in advance: Online reservation

If you would just like to check-out or return books and materials and do not require the use of a study space, please proceed to the Circulation Desk located in the Learning Center. In this case, an advance reservation is not required. Please note the library hours.

 

Subject Area Libraries and other Campus Libraries

Regular library hours resume.
Important: You may only use a library study space providing you have made a valid reservation in advance: Online reservation
Check-Out Books & Materials: You can check out books & materials and return books at the Circulation Desk. Please use lisss.jku.at to reserve the books and materials you wish to check out.

Checking out books and materials

Due to the safety protocols in lieu of Covid-19, during Winter Semester 2020/2021 all books and materials located in the open access areas must also be ordered via lisss.jku.at. Please refer to the instructions (PDF) in order to reserve the books and materials you would like to check out.

Please note:
Employees at the Circulation Desk will do their best to process your order as quickly as possible. During the semester, however, we expect a high volume of book orders and we ask for your patience as retrieving and processing your request may take a certain amount of time. We will make every effort to process all orders promptly.

You will receive e-mail notification as soon as your order is ready to be picked up.

Check Out Books & Materials


Questions about checking out books & materials?
Ask us at the Circulation DeskBi!

Phone

+43 732 2468 4848

Order Processing Time

Books and materials will be ready for pick-up in 3 days.
(Please note that we can only extend the pick-up deadline for exceptional cases only)

Prepared by Ready for Pick-up, including
Monday Thursday
Tuesday Friday
Wednesday Monday
Thursday Tuesday
Friday Wednesday
Saturday Thursday

If you have ordered books & materials and then no longer need them, please notify the library by sending an e-mail to the processing team. This way, the books and materials can be quickly made available to other students.

Returning Books & Materials

Books and materials can be returned to the Main Campus Library and the subject area libraries during posted library hours.
Please note that we will begin charging late fees and overdue book fines beginning Tuesday, August 11.
The book return bin is available once again and located by the outside staircase that leads to the Learning Center.
The library is also accepting returns vial postal mail service. Please use the following address: Johannes Kepler University Linz, Universitätsbibliothek/Leihstelle, Altenberger Straße 69, 4040 Linz

Issuing Library Cards

At the moment and until further notice, the library cannot issue library cards on site.
You can, however, complete and submit an online form for authorization to check out books and materials.
We ask for your patience and thank you for understanding that preparing and issuing library cards will take some time. When the card is ready to be picked up, you will be notified via e-mail.
You can pay the one-time library card fee of €10 when you pick the card up at the Circulation Desk located in the Learning Center.

Inter-Library Loans

Beginning immediately, we will once again start processing inter-library loan orders. Please be aware that due to measures pertaining to the Coronavirus pandemic, orders may take longer than usual and/or cancellations may occur.
Once you have been notified by the library that your order is ready for pick-up at the Circulation Desk located in the Learning Center.

Questions about Inter-Library Loans?


Ask a staff member at the Circulation Desk!

Scanners, Copy Machines, PCs

Book scanners are available at both the Juridicum law library and the subject area library for Business Administration.
Two book scanners and two photo copy machine is also available at the Learning Center.
Research PCs will not be available during the 2020/2021 Winter Semester. Please use your own mobile device (notebook, mobile phone, etc.).
Print jobs can only be placed from your own notebook, see information.

Electronic Resources

The electronic resources licensed by the JKU continue to be available without any restrictions.
Take advantage of remote access options to our wide range of electronic media. Access is available via DBIS, EZB, LISSS.

 

Questions about eMedia?


Ask a staff member!