In view of the current crisis situation due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and the recommendation by the authorities to keep social interactions to a minimum, the IOS is closed to the public until further notice. The library has reopened - with restrictions in place. If you have any questions, please contact info(at)

We wish all citizens and our colleagues all the best and especially good health.


ostBLOG Spezial – Corona in Ost- und Südosteuropa

Wie verändert die Corona-Krise Ost- und Südosteuropa? Die Frage beantwortet das IOS in den kommenden Tagen und Wochen in einem eigenen Blog.