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University Archives of TU Wien

Karlsplatz 13 // 010F, 1040 Wien

Tel. +43-1-58801x41140

Fax +43-1-58801x41149

archiv@zv.tuwien.ac.at
Public access: Monday - Friday 8.00 -12. 00 a.m. and by appointment        

Head: Dr. Paulus Ebner

The archives of TU Wien (TUWA) keeps the administrative and scientific heritage of the university and its institutional predecessors since its foundation in 1815. It includes documents written on paper, in digital and audiovisual form as well as a small photographic collection.


The main responsibilities of the university archives are

  • to preserve and make accessible the archival fonds,
  • to offer support to the university administration as well as to public users,
  • to initiate activities for public outreach like exhibitions and publications relating to the archival fonds,
  • to do research on the history of the institution, its scholars and students,
  • to observe legal developments relating to relevant matters like data protection, copyright, access to information rights etc.