Opening hours:
Tue, 9:30 - 12:30 a.m. and on appointment by telefone.


Our library holds:

  • About 280 international and national journals running (e.g.Auk, Condor, Ibis, Journal Avian Biology, Journal Field Ornithology, Journal of Ornithology, Ardea, Bird Study, ....)
  • Faunal Works, Checklists, Field-Guides (all world-wide), Fine and Illustrated Books, Handbooks (e.g. Birds of the World, Birds of Africa, Handbuch der Vögel Mitteleuropas), Species-Monographs, Ornithological Monographs focussing main subject areas like Conservation, Identification, Ethology, Ecology, Taxonomy, Bird Migration etc. (appr. 5.000 volumes)
  • Historic journals (25 titles) and books (appr. 750 titles before 1900)
  • Reprints (appr. 10.000)

Naturhistorisches Museum Wien, Bird Collection / Library
Burgring 7, A-1010 Vienna, Austria
Phone: +43 1 52177-296
Fax: ++43 1 52177-364