News Archive

UB in Örnsköldsvik

2017-12-22

From 1 January 2018, the University Library in Örnsköldsvik will be managed by the municipality of Örnsköldsvik. The Library will remain in its current location – on the ground floor, opposite the Arken Library.

AccessEngineering (trial)

2017-12-06

It is now possible to test a McGraw-Hill reference work in engineering, biomedicine, chemistry and electronics.

Locking of DiVA posts

2017-11-28

Från och med 2017-12-04 kommer poster i DiVA som granskats bibliografiskt och godkänts av universitetsbibliotekets personal att låsas för vidare redigering. 

New user interface in the Library search tool

2017-05-30

The Library's search tool has a new user interface, adapted for all types of devices.The features are the same as in the current user interface, but we hope it will significantly improve for you using the Library search tool.

Statistical database (trial)

2017-04-25

Try Statista, a database that contains more than a million different statistical summaries in over 80,000 different topics. Statista retrieves data from 18,000 different sources and combines economic data, consumer insights, opinion polls and demographic trends. 

Ebrary becomes Ebook Central

2017-01-31

The e-book service, Ebrary, with more than 140,000 e-books, is renamed Ebook Central. A novelty is that you no longer need to have a personal account to download a book, do underline, add bookmarks, print, etc. These features are now linked to your personal Umu-id.

Registration of 2016 publications in DiVA

2016-12-07

Publications in DiVA will be the basis of bibliometrical calculations for the 2016 annual report. For the basis to be correct everyone at Umeå University must register their publications before the end of the year. 

The Library website mobile friendly

2016-10-26

Umeå University Library's website is now adapted to make it easier to use on smaller mobile devices, such as smartphones and tablets.

Heart and headphones – the library lends more than books

2016-10-11

Did you know that the library lends out more than books? The Medical Library has recently acquired an anatomical model of the heart. And you find a lot of other useful things to simplify your studies in the library.

Test Period on SAGE Research Methods

2016-09-21

SAGE Research Methods Online (SRMO) is a research tool supported by a newly devised taxonomy that links content and methods terms. It provides a comprehensive picture available today of research methods (quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods) across the social and behavioural sciences.

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