Introduction to the library

The library and information services play a significant role the teaching, learning and research activities of a University. Whose major objectives are to serve the instructional, interdisciplinary research functions and consultancy service offered by the university? The number collections reach 56,000, more than 6,000 documents, and more than 50,000 titles of electronic journals and other scholarly databases. The libraries have excellent spacious buildings, each of which accommodate over 400 students at a time and have their own circulation, reference, periodicals and documentation sections, providing effective and efficient services.

In order to meet its objective, the ECSU libraries has organized its collections in one main library and two branch libraries attached to different institute of the university

These are:

  • ECSU Library  (Main) Library
  • Meles Zenawi Hub Library and Multimedia Center
  • IUDS Library
  • Graduate Library

Library Opening Hours

Monday to Sunday 18 Hours
Public Holidays Closed
Semester break 8:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m

Search The Collection 

ECSU Libraries Online Catalogue 

The ECSU Libraries Online Public Access Catalogue ( (OPAC) holds all the catalogue records of the main and branch libraries. The OPAC catalogue contains over 56,000 volumes of books, theses, dissertation and other documents.


Contact Us
Where to find us

Main Library

Location: ECSU Main Campus (CMC Road)

Postal Address: Ethiopian Civil Service University Libraries, P.O.Box 5648, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Tel. +25111465028/+2516460032/+251116458690

E-mail: ecsulibrary@ecsu.edu.et

Ask Librarian   

  • Use our email service (askecsulibrarain@gmail.com ) to ask library and research-related questions, send comments, and report technical problem

  • For general inquiries, call +251116465028/+251116460032




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  • MO to TH: 8:15 - 12:15 / 1:30 pm - 5:15 pm
  • FR: 8:15 - 11:30 / 1:30 pm - 5:15 pm
  • Hot line: +251-0116-46-30-15
  • Student Admission: +251-0118-33-31-82 / 86
  • Student Registrar: +251-0118-33-31-93 / 94
  • IPRD Phone: +251-0116-46-28-87

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