European Documentation Centre

The European Documentation Centre (EDC) at the University of Cyprus was established in 2012, aiming to provide information on issues related to the European Union.

It belongs to a network of 400 centers established by the European Commission since 1960 in universities and research centers.

Location & hours

The EDC operates as part of the UCY Library and is located on the ground floor (Learning Resource Centre – Library “Stelios Ioannou”, 1 Panepistimiou Avenue, 2109 Aglantzia, Nicosia). It is open to the members of the University community and the public during library hours.

Goals of EDC

  • Free and effective access by the academic community and the general public to print and online information sources on issues related to the European Union, its legislation and institutions.
  • Organization of lectures, seminars, conferences and meetings on EU issues.
  • Close collaboration with other EDCs in Cyprus and abroad for better coordination and full coverage on European information.

What the EDC offers

  • Access to online sources and printed publications with regard to the EU and its policies, such as: official publications, annual reports, periodicals, statistic and economic databases, bibliographies, manuals, leaflets, etc.
  • Information about funding opportunities, European policies, programs, traveling, studying, employment and retirement in EU countries.
  • Free distribution of material published by the Publications Office of the European Union.

Information sources

For more information please contact

Mikaella Charalambous, tel. 22895175
Monday-Friday 12:00-14:00