Library for Economic Sciences

Study spaces

Total number of seats 233
Seats in the low voice zone Hyllan (one flight up) 93
Seats in the quiet study hall 66
  - with adjustable desks 2
Seats with computers at adjustable desks 6
Various seats for group work or individual studies  50
Seats in The Digital Library Lab 10
Group rooms, can be reserved 8

Book a group study room

Book workstations in the lab

Borrowing and returning books

Borrow and return

For loans, use the machine located at the information desk. For returns, use the machine located outside the library. Books can be returned even when the library is closed. You may return books borrowed at our other libraries.

To renew a loan, use our online service My loans.

Books for pickup

Books that you have ordered or queued for can be found to the right when you enter the library.

Interlibrary loans and articles

Interlibrary loan books and copies of articles can be picked up at the information desk during library opening hours.

Reference books

Reference books (marked "Ej hemlån") may be taken to the group rooms and the Digital Library Lab. Please ask for help at the information desk if the security alarm goes off.

Finding your way in the collections

Download a map of the collections at the Library for Economics Sciences

  • Annual reports – the room immediately to the right.
  • Periodicals – to the left in the main room.
  • Lexicons and dictionaries – in the quiet reading hall.
  • Reports and older editions of periodicals are provided by staff. Ask for assistance at the information desk.

The Digital Library Lab

The lab provides study spaces and technology for data management, multimedia and visualisation. The room contains bookable computers with various software. Access to Eikon is available.

Read more about the lab

Food and drink

  • No food is allowed in the library.
  • Water and coffee are allowed if you have a top on your cup or bottle.
  • There is a café, lunch restaurant, and a pantry with microwave ovens in other parts of the building.

Course books

  • Economic History
  • Business Studies
  • Commercial Law
  • Information Systems
  • Human Geography
  • Media and Communication Studies
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Economics
  • Statistics

The same books might also be available at other libraries.


The entrances closest to the carpark and into the library have door openers, but there are not any into the quiet reading hall or to the group rooms. Contact the information desk and we will come assist you in entering the building.

All the computers are on tables that can be raised and lowered.

Parking for visitors with handicap parking permits can be found on the parking lot toward the Observatory/Ekonomikumparken as well as toward Kyrkogårdsgatan. 

Library for Economics Sciences

Street address: Kyrkogårdsg. 10
Postal address: Box 513, 751 20 UPPSALA

Last modified: 2022-11-03