From 8th April 2019
The entrance to EBS Library is from outside of the EBS building if approached from the parking lot entrance.
EBS Library opening hours in summer:
1 - 31 August
Library, reading room – Mon - Fri 10.00-18.00 ; Sat, Sun – closed
Library, reading room - 10.00-17.00
Library, reading room - closed
Post address: A. Lauteri 3, 10114 Tallinn, Estonia
Phone: +372 665 1307 - Library
Phone: +372 665 1308 - Reading room
EBS Library is a special library, serving EBS students, lecturers, staff and the alumni of EBS. The collection is developed according to the needs of study programs and scientific directions in management, entrepreneurship, economics, marketing, finance, etc. On January 1st 2019 the library collection holds 10,100 items (41,000 copies), incl 590 items available in e-versions and 45 periodical titles. 51% of the collection is in English, 46% in Estonian, 2% in Russian and 1% in other languages.
The e-catalogue of EBS Library is accessible through the Internet. We subscribe to business periodicals database ProQuest which permits access to 3,500 foreign periodicals’ full texts which contain articles on entrepreneurship, management, marketing and EBSCO databases which permits access to 21, 000 full texts on economics, social and humanitarian sciences. The databases are accessible also from outside the EBS local network, configuring the browser according to the instruction.
New users are registered in the library (I floor, room 118). There is a special box for returned books near the library where students can leave their books out of opening hours of library and reading room.
Reference books, dictionaries, encyclopaedias, textbooks, Bachelor, Master and Doctor theses by EBS students as well as periodicals can be used only in the reading room (V floor, room 501). Library services are provided on the basis of the library rules. Every year the library organises courses for the first year students to introduce them the library services, databases and other useful information.
On payment of a small fee the library also allows clients from outside EBS to borrow books, use the reading room, computers and the individual study room.
- The user rules of the Library of Estonian Business School
- The user rules of the individual study room in the reading room of the Library of Estonian Business School
- Development Plan of EBS Library 2016-2020
Services of EBS Library
- Lending books
- A reference and information service
- One-hour personal guidance - individual consultation appointment with librarian on a specific topic
- Use of databases
- Use of the reading room
- Use of computers
- Printing, scanning
- Use of the individual study room
- User education
For binding of final thesis please contact:
Phone: +372 6651 333
Training of Information Literacy Skills
On the first and second Tuesday of every month, EBS Library conducts orientation hours. Course „Training of information literacy skills“ is carried out for the students to introduce e-catalogue URRAM of EBS Library, databases ProQuest , EBSCO and other information resources and methods of information retrieval on the Internet. Course duration is 1.5 hours, incl a 60 min lecture in the computer class and 30 min practical test in the learning environment Canvas.
|Next Courses in english|
|8th October||Room 217||15:45 - 17:15|
|12th November||Room 217||
15:45 - 17:15
|10th December||Room 217||15:45 - 17:15|
Phone: +372 665 1307
E-catalogue of EBS Library - books available in EBS Library and reading room.
To find theses defended at EBS choose book type - Manuscript. The theses graded with "A" in the last three years are available in the reading room of EBS Library (V floor, room 501). Online versions of the final theses can be found through the e-catalogue.
Final theses defended at Estonian Business School - user guide.
OPIQ - platform of e-textbooks of the AVITA Publishing House. In Estonian.
eBook Collection (EBSCOhost)
Choose the databases eBook Collection and eBook Business Collection. E-books on management, entrepreneurship, marketing, finance, banking, etc in English. Access from outside EBS local network - configure the browser according to the instruction.
EBSCO database eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) - user guide.
Databases in EBS
The business periodicals database permits access to 3,500 foreign periodicals and contains articles on entrepreneurship, management, marketing, etc of which 80 % are full texts. To find scientific journals limit results to Scholarly journals, incl peer-reviewed.
Access from outside EBS local network - configure the browser according to the instruction.
EBSCOhost Web databases contain over 21,000 e-journals, e-newspapers and e-books, e-dissertations on economy, social and humanitarian sciences. To find scientific journals limit results to Scholarly journals, incl peer-reviewed.
Access from outside EBS local network - configure the browser according to the instruction .
User guide of EBSCO databases.
Academic Search Complete
Database contains over 12,500 e-journals, incl 8,500 peer-reviwed journals on psychology, sociology, politics, literature, music, etc and permits access to 13,200 publications, incl monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc.
Business Source Complete
Database contains over 2,300 e-journals, incl 1,100 peer-reviewed journals on entrepreneurship, marketing, management, accounting, finance etc. Enhanced Business Searching Interface - information about cited references, incl authors, articles, journals, etc.
Scholarly literature - publications, books, journals, articles, research.
Thomson Reuters Eikon
Thomson Reuters Eikon provides access to trusted news, data and analytics of various companies. Possibility to create tables and charts.
Access from outside EBS local network - user guide - study information system ÕIS - Good to know - Collective study materials - Access to Thomson Reuters Eikon database.
Support materials and training
The list of purchased newspapers and journals can be found HERE.
Overview of the new books in the library.
Social media - the leader of the information world (August - October 2019)
The exhibition introduces books on social media.
Friedrich August von Hayek - 120 years from birth (May - June 2019)
On May 8, 2019, 120 years have passed since the birth of the Austrian economist and philosopher Friedrich August von Hayek.
The exhibition introduces books about different companies, older and newer, smaller and bigger all over Estonia.
Online exhibition HERE.
The Jubilee Year of Estonian Song and Dance (January - February 2019)
XXVII Song Celebration and XX Dance Celebration “My Fatherland is My Love“.
Online exhibition EBS 30 - history through alumni
Series: „Entrepreneurial alumni of EBS“, „Creative alumni of EBS“, „Teaching alumni of EBS“, „Publications of EBS through the ages“
Personal bibliographies of EBS lecturers
Series "Personal bibliographies of EBS rectors"
Series "Personal bibliographies of EBS lecturers"
Online catalogue of the Estonian libraries.
- National Library of Estonia Search Portal
The systematized retrieval system, incl e-books, e-journals, databases, catalogues of libraries, etc.
The Estonian e-repository of digitized resources of the Estonian memory institutions, libraries, archives and museums. In Estonian, in English and Russian.
Portal provides free acces to material from Finnish museums, libraries, archives. In Finnish, in Swedish and English.
- Eesti Pank
Bank of Estonia. In Estonian and English.
- Suomen Pankki
Bank of Finland. In Finnish, in English and Swedish.
- Electronic Riigi Teataja
Estonian legal acts, court juridical decisions, news, etc. Translations in English and Russian.
Finnish legal acts. In English, in Finnish and Swedish.
- Statistics Estonia
Statistical databases and publications. In English and Estonian.
- Statistics Finland
Statistical databases and publications. In English, in Finnish and Swedish.
Up-to-date information on key social indicators. In Finnish, in English and Swedish.
The Statistical Office of European Communities. Statistics on the states of European Union. In English, in French and German.
- Formatting of student papers in Estonian Business School : style guide. 2019. Tallinn : Estonian Business School.
- Google Scholar
Scholarly literature - publications, books, journals, articles, research.
- The World Factbook
Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). Background information on different countries, maps, flags and international organizations in the world.
Union Catalogue of Finnish Libraries.
The gateway to all libraries in Finland. In English, in Finnish and Swedish.