Books and more ...

The City Library of Linz has a very comprehensive range  of fiction and non-fiction, books for children and adults, gives advice on leisure time activities, offers CDs, DVDs and videos,...

You can use our Online Catalogue from home in order to search for all books and all other media, make reservations and renew your loans.

Special programmes

Our customers can get more pleasure out of reading by making use of our special programmes.

Our service for schools

We put great emphasis on cooperation with schools and teachers because we want to show pupils how to use the various media in an enjoyable and competent way. Therefore we offer:

  • Guided courses for schools
  • Lessons in the library itself
  • Reading lists for the various schools and classes and topic- based media packages


All our libraries offer access to the internet. It is possible to make telephone reservations.