Among the present holdings are lifetime and posthumous estates, partial and fractional estates, and also collections and depositions by and to, among others, Konrad Bayer, Erich Fried, Josef Haslinger, Ernst Jandl, Ödön von Horváth, Theodor Kramer, Hilde Spiel and Dorothea Zeemann.

Research on holdings

In the holdings pages of our homepage and in the database HANNA.


Especially worthy of mention are the magazine "Profile" and the periodical "Sichtungen".

Literary Archives

The Literary Archives of the Austrian National Library collects and makes accessible literary estates (lifetime and posthumous) of Austrian authors from the 20th century (especially after 1945) to make them available for scholarly analysis.


Literaturarchiv der Österreichischen Nationalbibliothek / Literary Archives of the Austrian National Library
Gottfried-von-Einem-Stiege, Michaelerplatz 1
PO box 308
1015 Wien
Tel.: (+43 1) 534 10-327
Fax: (+43 1) 534 10-340

Opening hours and access

last update 10/3/2013