The Adolf and Albert Lorenz memorial can be seen as the cradle of the history
of Austrian orthopaedics and should therefore be seen as a meeting place
for interested parties, the like-minded, as well as a place of study. As
the old Lorenz library not only has Adolf Lorenz's own works with handwritten
corrections, but also manuscripts and rare examples of specialised literature
in German, English and French, it should also be open to visitors.
Apart from well known standard publications a great many separates by well
known national and foreign orthopaedist are kept there. Among these there
are many with a personal dedication to Lorenz father and son.
Apart from the exhibition room to the right of the entrance there is a reading
room for the new library in what used to be the former plastering room,
where well known standard works and specialised orthopaedic publications