Frauen*solidarität, ÖFSE and BAOBAB jointly run the
C3–Library for International Development, the largest academic and educational library on international development, women/gender and global learning in Austria.
For your research, please use C3Search+, the search engine for international development and women/gender issues:


Femizid- Book Cover Segato, Rita Laura Femizid 2022 Mehr zum Buch
Claiming Home- Book Cover Büchler, Tina Claiming Home 2022 Mehr zum Buch
Against White Feminism- Book Cover Zakaria, Rafia Against White Feminism 2022 Mehr zum Buch
Männer, Männlichkeit und Liebe- Book Cover hooks, bell Männer, Männlichkeit und Liebe 2022 Mehr zum Buch
Identitäts- konstruktionen im postkolonialen Maghreb- Book Cover Löning, Madeleine Identitäts- konstruktionen im postkolonialen Maghreb 2022 Mehr zum Buch
Informal Women Workers in the Global South- Book Cover Ghosh, Jayati Informal Women Workers in the Global South 2021 Mehr zum Buch
Hyposubjects- Book Cover Morton, Timothy; Boyer, Dominic Hyposubjects 2021 Mehr zum Buch
Reimagining Christianity and Sexual Diversity in Africa- Book Cover Van Klinken, Adriaan; Chitando, Ezra Reimagining Christianity and Sexual Diversity in Africa 2021 Mehr zum Buch
Grundeinkommen- Book Cover Minardi, Roswitha Grundeinkommen 2022 Mehr zum Buch
Detransition, Baby- Book Cover Peters, Torrey Detransition, Baby 2022 Mehr zum Buch



We are happy to support and advise you in writing and drafting scientific papers about the topics we focus on. Please contact us by e-mail to or by telephone at +43/1/317 40 20-400.

Library tours and training

For groups of five or more, we offer tours of the library to share information about the collection and its use as well as tips and tricks for literature research. We are happy to adapt the duration, content focus and level to the respective group. Please make an appointment by e-mail to or by phone at +43/1/ 317 40 20-400.

Borrowing and use

You can find all information about using the library here:

Use META for searching the holdings of more than 30 lesbian/women’s archives and libraries in German-speaking countries.

Pre-academic papers & diploma theses

We are particularly interested in supporting students with their pre-academic papers (VWA) or diploma theses. If you have any questions about finding a topic or research question or about literature research, please contact us by e-mail to or by phone at +43/1/317 40 20-400.

Here, in the C3 library, you will find many current examples of how a topic can be processed to pave the way to a pre-academic paper or diploma thesis, as well as information on the C3 Award, which is presented to students for exciting work every year.