Österreichische Nationalbibliothek / National Library of Austria

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Österreichische Nationalbibliothek
Heldenplatz, Neue Burg
1010 Vienna


+43 1 534 10



Dr. Johanna Rachinger


Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach, Joseph Emanuel Fischer von Erlach (State Hall)


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As the central academic library of the Republic of Austria, the Austrian National Library regards itself as a service-oriented information centre, as an outstanding national memory institution and as a multi-faceted centre of education and culture. The Austrian National Library offers its users access and professional advice on its own holdings (over 12.5 million objects) and also on international data pools.


“I think in slow thunderbolts” – Exhibition dedicated to Friederike Mayröcker

A new exhibition in the Literature museum of the Austrian National Library is dedicated to the great poet Friederike Mayröcker (1924-2021). The exhibition is on show until 16 February 2025.

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