Welcome to the Faculty of Medicine Library!

Please adhere to all COVID-19 safety protocols and mandates! The Austrian "2.5 G Rule" (vaccinated, recovered, PCR test) applies; JKU wristband and face coverings (FFP2 face mask) are required when in the libraries or in the Learning Center!

JKU Rules & Regulations § 9a

Please note our modified library hours! Semester Interim 2022

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The Library at the Faculty of Medicine is mainly an e-library, providing special materials to JKU faculty members, students and researchers at the JKU Faculty of Medicine.

Library Hours

  Reading Area
Monday 8.30 AM - 7.00 PM
Tuesday 8.30 AM - 7.00 PM
Wednesday 8.30 AM - 7.00 PM
Thursday 8.30 AM - 7.00 PM
Friday 8.30 AM - 7.00 PM
Saturday 10.00 AM - 3.00 PM
Closed on Sundays, Holidays

Changes to the library hours will be posted in advance.



Med Campus I
Library Building 1st Floor


+43 732 2468 3640

Print Inventory

The print inventory (mainly textbooks) has been categorized in accordance with the Classification of the National Library of Medicine (NLM).

The print inventory is listed in LISSS.


JKU students, JKU employees and general library users may borrow books and materials.
The loan period is 4 weeks.


In addition to the textbook collection and open access area in the library, there are a few reference libraries. Corresponding information is available in the online catalog.

Electronic Inventory

Log in both on or off campus (for example, from home) to access all of the eResource materials licensed by the JKU.

Click here for additional information about our digital library


The electronic textbooks are available in LISSS or listed by publisher.



Look It Up & Learn

Trial Access

The library often offers temporary trial access to certain websites. You can learn more on our homeapge or through our newsletter.

Additional Information

Scanning, Printing, and Copying

Library users at the JKU Faculty of Medicine Library have access to a color copier and a book scanner.


Developing the Collection Further

The JKU Faculty of Medicine is consistently working to develop a collection of medical materials at the university.

If you - as a JKU faculty member, student or researcher - have any suggestions as to how to best expand the collection, please contact us by sending an e-mail to: medizin.bibliothek@jku.at.

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