Contact and Hours

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For your information

Due to the decisions of the Austrian federal government to prevent the further spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), to protect your health, ERSTE Foundation Library opens the doors again from 10 June 2020 onwards. It will be possible to use the library every Wednesday from 12 am to 5 pm for borrowing and returning under certain regulations.

The ERSTE Foundation co-working space and the study places are not available to use at the current status. The same applies for the restrooms and the kitchen area in the library. We ask you to plan your visit as short as possible.

Please make use of the online search tools and order your media in advance via the ERSTE Foundation Library online catalogue or via e-mail at

Opening Hours

Main Library
ERSTE Foundation Library
Erste Campus, Building Section F

12.00 am – 5.00 pm

Financial Literacy Collection
Erste Financial Life Park (FLiP)
Erste Campus, Building Section A

Will remain closed until further notice. Media from this collection can be borrowed after pre-ordering via e-mail at

Limited opening hours from 10 Juny 2020 onwards, except statutory holidays.


Drop us a line or book a library tour
+43 50100 15461

Ask our librarian
Jutta Braidt
Head of ERSTE Foundation Library

ERSTE Foundation Library
Am Belvedere 1
1100 Vienna

ERSTE Foundation Library is a specialist library that is open to the public; it is expressly also available to employees of Erste Group. The library encourages Erste Group employees to request library instruction tailored to their occupation and/or their recreational needs.

The main library has research and work stations for users. Materials from the open access library stocks can be borrowed with a library card. To obtain a library card at the main library desk, please make sure that our librarian is available. Besides issuing your library card, she will also assist in finding resources or recommend a good read.