The Library of St. Pölten UAS is a public academic library open to everyone.


With a current stock of around 35,000 items, the St. Pölten UAS Library offers specialized resources in the fields of media studies, digital media technology, social work, healthcare, physiotherapy, economics and business studies, computer science and security, and rail technology.

The library is equipped with a book scanner (free of charge) and a colour copying machine. There are 14 study spaces, a self-checkout machine and a comfortable seating area for group work.

The library is open to the general public. External users may borrow items if they have a library card, which can be obtained from the library helpdesk for € 5.00. To register, external users need a proof of identity.

Opening hours

  • Monday - Friday 9 am - 7.30 pm
  • Saturday 9 am - 12 am

Holiday opening hours

  • Monday - Friday 9 am - 3 pm
  • Closed on Saturday and Sunday

Searching in our discovery system Primo

Search the Library's holdings and renew or reserve material by logging into your account via our discovery system

Electronic resources


You can access the following databases, either directly while on campus or by logging in with your student number and password.

Institutional Repository Phaidra

Our institutional repository Phaidra contains research output created at St. Pölten UAS, ranging from student theses to peer-reviewed publications and accompanying research data.

Access our institutional repository: Phaidra

Interlibrary loans

If books or journal articles are not available in our collection, they can be requested from other libraries (€ 2.00 per book request). Please direct interlibrary loan requests to

You want to know more? Feel free to ask!

Library of St. Pölten UAS