Library for Economic Sciences (Ekonomikum)

Today's hours

  1. Open for everyone 08:30–20:00
  2. Staffed Information desk 10:00–20:00
Två personer som går utanför Ekonomikum

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.

Borrow and return

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

Your loans are renewed automatically where possible.

Books for pickup

Books that you have requested 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 circulation desk during library opening hours.

Read more about loans

  • 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.

Map of the collections (pdf) Pdf, 214 kB.

  • 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.

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

Close by you will find 8 bookable group study rooms.

Book a group study room

Book a workstation in the lab

Två personer sitter och samtalar i en röd soffa. Framför dem står två små bord och i bakgrunden sitter en person och arbetar vid en dator.
Datorer vid höj- och sänkbara bord. Längs ena väggen finns böcker i bokhyllor. Två personer sitter vid varsin dator. En person står vid en dator.
Soffor och sittbollar i en stor lokal med fönster i taket.
Soffa, ståbord och sittbollar
Entresolplan med sittplatser.

Public computers

As a student, researcher or employee at Uppsala University, you use your university account and password A to access the computers. Other visitors can get a temporary account at one of our information desks. You can see which of our libraries have information desks and when they are open on the page Opening hours and contact.

The database Svenska tidningar

One of the computers has full access to the Royal Library's database Svenska tidningar. The computers are bookable weekdays 09:00-12:00, and are free to use for everyone when there is no booking (It is also possible to book a computer at the Karin Boye Library or at the Carolina Library.

Book the computer with Svenska tidningar

Copy, scan and print

Everyone is welcome to use the University's printing system eduPrint.

Wireless network

Students and researchers use the Eduroam network. Other visitors are welcome to use the UU-guest network.

The Digital Library Lab

The lab provides study spaces and technology for data management, multimedia and visualisation (for example Eikon).

Read more about The Digital Library Lab

Book a workstation in The Digital Library Lab


All IT technical support is provided by the University's IT support.

How to find the Library for Economics Sciences

Street address: Kyrkogårdsgatan 10
Postal address:
Uppsala universitetsbibliotek, Eko
Box 513
751 20 UPPSALA


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