Athens University of Economics and Business Library & Information Center

Library and Information Center of the Athens University of Economics and Business


Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB)



76, Patission Street, 10434, Athens, Greece


  • 2108203265 (Study Room & Circulation Desk)
  • 2108203263, 8213830 (Books Department)
  • 2108203259, 8221456 (Journals Department)
  • 2108203261, 8218856 (Documentation Centres)
  • 2108203262 (IT Department)





Library and Information Center of AUEB

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Foundation Year - History

The Library was founded in 1928, initially under the name of Library of Commercial School. It was later renamed as the Library of the Athens School of Economics and Business. This name was retained until 1989 when it assumed its present name "Library of the Athens University of Economics and Business". It constitutes one central library and operates as an independent and decentralized unit at Division level.

Who can access the Library

The Library is primarily for all members of the AUEB community. It is also open to the broader academic and research community both in Greece and abroad, as well as to the general public.

Specialized subject areas

  • Economics
  • International and European Economic Studies
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Business Administration
  • Management Science and Technology
  • Marketing and Communication
  • Informatics
  • Statistics


  • Research Books
  • Textbooks
  • Dissertations and theses
  • Scientific journals
  • Governmental publications and Publications of European Union, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development and World Tourism Organization
  • Research Papers
  • Reference material & General Interest books
  • Newspapers
  • Audiovisual material


  • Local Services: Lending, interlibrary loan, study room, work stations for research, users' services, users' education, dissemination of material, photocopying, printing.

  • Electronic and Internet-based Services: Website, Online Public Access Catalogue, e-books and e-journals, databases, VPN for remote access, federated search tool.

Special collections and services with added value

  • European Documentation Center - EDC (1992-): Official EU publications and specialized information about EU institutions, policies and legislation. The Library is a member of the Europe Direct network which is under the umbrella of the European Commission.

  • Documentation Center of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development - OECD (1997-): The official OECD depository library in Greece with access to the OECD iLibrary and specialized information for the policies and activities of the Organization.

  • Documentation Center of World Tourism Organization - WTO (2004-): Publications of WTO and information about its activities in cooperation with Association of Greek Tourism Enterprises.

  • Digital Collections: AUEB Yearbooks and Economic and Social Sciences Archive by D. Kalitsounaki (accessible via Google Books).

  • AUEB Web Archive (

Services to other HE.L.I.N. members and their users

Interlibrary loan, answering users' requests and providing specialized economic, statistical and European information