Ordering and cancelling media
The university library (main library) of the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna provides library services for all of Vetmeduni's institutions. If you have any questions or requests, please contact the library staff at the Information desk (ext. 1414) or refer to the contact persons listed below.
If there is a change in library staff members, please contact Clara Ginther (ext. 1402) at your earliest convenience.
Publication requests for your institution
If you would like to request order of a publication, please get in touch with Franz Michlmayr (ext. 1404).
Publication suggestions for the university library (main library)
For suggestions regarding the purchase of publications for the main library’s media inventory, please contact Clara Ginther (ext. 1402).
Literature for exams and courses
The main library endeavours to make literature needed for exam preparation and participation in university courses available. To help us achieve this, please inform us regularly and in a timely fashion of new or revised reading lists for courses or exams by contacting Clara Ginther (ext. 1402) or Franz Michlmayr (ext. 1404).
Please keep in mind that approximately 3 weeks are needed for delivery and processing before the ordered text will be available for checkout on the shelves.
The main library seeks to make literature and factual databases available to students and university employees. If your institution is interested in a subject database, please contact Clara Ginther (ext. 1402).
Coordination of orders and cancellations for journals with the main library
To request new orders or cancellations, please contact Sarah Seidenberger (ext. 1415). After approval by the library head, the journals will be ordered. Cancellations can normally only be made until the end of September, after which point subscriptions will automatically be renewed for another year.
Old literature inventories
If you wish to remove media (other than journals) from your institution’s inventory, please deposit at the main library after consulting with Clara Ginther (ext. 1402).
For journals, please contact Sarah Seidenberger (ext. 1415).
After checking for duplicates and consulting acquisition guidelines, the media will be added to the main library’s inventory.
If you wish to keep media in your institution’s inventory but do not wish to display it in the library catalogue, please consult with Clara Ginther (ext. 1402).
Transferring media to another location
If media is moved from one institution to another, our directories must be updated. Please get in touch with Clara Ginther (ext. 1402).
Opening hours of the institutes
Please inform Clara Ginther (ext. 1402) of any changes to the opening hours of campus library institutions.