Public Library

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Public Library Leoben, Picture: Freisinger

Location & contact

Stadtbücherei Leoben

Peter Tunner-Straße 17
8700 Leoben
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+43 3842 4062-308
stadtbuecherei@leoben.at
Director: Mag. Corinna Schaffer

Opening hours

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday: 08:00 – 12:00, 15:00 – 18:00
Wednesday: 08:00 – 12:00
Friday: 08:00 – 13:00

Physical library stock

You can choose from some 20,000 books, plus 500 games and CDs from the “Ludothek” toy library. The offer of books is regularly updated and expanded.

Catalogue: What books are on offer?

New publications:

For any new books added to the stock of Leoben Public library, please refer to the online catalogue: New publications.

Looking for something special?

You are looking for a book, but cannot find it in the library? Please notify the team of the Public Library who will try to meet your wish.

Online library stock, e-books & co.

Use the DigiBib Steiermark service to borrow digital media including e-books, e-papers and e-magazines or digital audio-books online and read them on your smartphone and e-reader. Some 25,000 media titles are available in our digital library.

Go to DigiBib

How it works:

  • You need to be a registered member of Leoben Library to use the service; please contact the Library to receive your access data for the DigiBib.
  • Borrowing of online media is free of charge.
  • Please note the Conditions of Use and Privacy Statement

Registration

Please register in person to use the public and digital libraries.

Adults need

  • official photo ID
  • the signed reader and/or Ludothek agreement for registration.

Children need

  • official photo ID
  • the reader and/or Ludothek agreement signed by a parent or guardian for registration.

Registration fee:

Adults Children under the age of 15
Library EUR 0.70 EUR 0.70
Ludothek (games and CDs) EUR 0.70 EUR 0.70
Annual subscription for all media EUR 4*
All prices incl. VAT

* if an annual subscription is taken out for children, no loan fee will be charged for borrowed media.

Borrowing

Loan period:

  • Physical:You can borrow media of Leoben Library for a period of three weeks. The library can extend this period at any time.
  • Online:The loan period for digital media in the DigiBib is between one day for e-papers and up to three weeks for e-books.

Loan fees:

Adults Children under the age of 15
per book EUR 0.40 EUR 0.20
per game or CD EUR 0.70 EUR 0.70
per annual subscription for all media Annual subscription for children only free
digital media in DigiBib free of charge free of charge
All prices incl. VAT