Library for Economic Sciences


Borrowing books
You can borrow available books and books that you have ordered or are on a waiting list for when the information counter is not staffed. Books for pickup are to the right when you enter the library. Use the self-service machine for borrowing books at the information counter.

You can extend the loan period of a borrowed book at My loans.

Returning books
You can return books outside of the library’s opening hours. You can also return books at one of our other libraries. Use the self-service machine for returning books outside the entrance.

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 cafe, 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.

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 counter.


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 counter 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 is outside the south-eastern part of the building (toward the Observatory/Ekonomikumparken). 

How to find us

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

Last modified: 2021-08-30