Search for Books, Articles and Journals


With the library search tool you search among books, articles and journals. For our print material you get information on the call number, whether the material is on the shelf or on loan, and the possiblitiy to join the waiting list for borrowed copies. Students and staff at the university can access our electonic material with their Umu-id.The Library Search Tool

If you are interested to search only for material available in the library's collection (printed books and e-books) you can also use the library catalogue Album. Search Album


The Library textbook collection holds mandatory texbooks for programmes and courses at Umeå University. There is at least one copy available for check out and one reference copy for reading in the library. Some textbooks are also available electronically. Textbooks

Search Articles

To search for articles within a specific subject area you go to the page Articles and Databases and select a suitable database for your subject. If you would like to go to a specific journal you search for its title via Journals. Articles and Databases Journals