University library of PMU
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University library of PMU

In order to meet the demand of the medicine and the enormous annual increase in knowledge, Paracelsus Medical Private University relies above all on the online access to medical journals in equipping the 260 m2 large library. Licensed journals and databases are available on the campus of the Paracelsus Medical Private University and the Salzburg University Hospital.

The following resources are available:

  • more than 6.000 licensed online journals in the area of medicine, chemistry, natural sciences, biology, pharmacy, physics
  • freely accessible journals of the Electronic Journals Library (EZB)
  • licensed databases (Medline, Evidence Based Medicine Reviews – Cochrane Library, Web of Knowledge, Journal Citation Reports, CINAHL)
  • freely accessible databases of the Database-Infosystem (DBIS)
  • e-books     

The University Library serves the students of Paracelsus Medical University and also the various educational units of the Salzburg University Hospital as research library. In addition, the University Library performs a number of functions as a central service for the university and the Salzburg University Hospital.

In addition to the University Library, students of the Paracelsus Medical Private University have access to the printed journals and the book collections of the university clinics and the library of the Faculty of Natural Sciences of the Paris Lodron University in Salzburg.

If you could not find a book in our online catalog and think that it should be in the library of the Paracelsus Medical University, you can make a purchase suggestion.

Should you have any suggestions or requests concerning our services, we are always interested in your feedback! 

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Team & contact

For general questions, please use following e-mail address:

For Open Access funding inquiries:

Mag.a Cvetka Lipuš, MLIS
Library Director

Phone: +43 662 2420-80130
Mobile: +43 699 12420107
Dr. phil. Tobias Apelt

Phone: +43 662 2420-80131
Mail: Anna-Maria Winkler

Phone: +43 662 2420-80132