EIC Library


Economic Institute of Cambodia's Information and Resource Center was established in 2003. At first, it was just a small reading room at the EIC Phnom Penh Center.

By the end of 2009, the EIC library was extended into a wider area at the first floor of the same building.


Book collection consists of books, reports, proceedings, etc, controlled and shelved by groups. Documents on the same or related subject are shelved and grouped together. Each row of shelves has been posted with an indicative list of classification number in the corresponding row.

Journal & Newspapers collection consists of current journals, bound journals arranged alphabetically by title. All materials are on open shelves which users can access by themselves. The reference collection can only be used within the library. It consists mainly of encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks, etc.

Other resources include EIC archives, multimedia CD-ROMS, audio-visual materials, anatomical mannequins, etc. Discs attached with books are kept behind the circulation desk and can be requested from the circulation staff .

General Policies

All library materials must be properly charged out and its prompt and safe return is the personal responsibility of whom it is loaned.

EIC library cards are being issued upon request; EIC identification cards serves as temporary library card. The privileged of borrowing is a personal one and may not be transferred.

Any items may be recalled at any time for reserve desk use or after five days if someone else has asked to use it.

Overdue notices are sent to EIC Library staff as courtesy to remind forgetful borrowers that an item should be renewed, but the failure to receive a notice does not absolve the borrower of the responsibility to renew or return the item to the library in a timely manner.

The borrower is responsible for notifying the library immediately if library material is damaged, missing, or lost.

Financial Responsibility

You will be held responsible for any damaged or loss incurred while a borrowed material is in your possession. A fine rate for returned overdue materials are imposed. Please check with our library staff for updated rates.

Working Hour

Monday - Friday
08:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m
02:00 p.m - 06:00 p.m

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