Libraries and Departments

Umeå University Library (UmUB) comprises the University Library (UB), including the Medical Library (MB) at the University Hospital of Umeå (NUS) and Umeå University Library Arts Campus (UB Arts Campus). We also collaborate with the libraries at Campus Örnsköldsvik, Campus Skellefteå and Luleå University.

The University Library (UB) is located in the Social Sciences building on Campus and its services are mainly intended for students and researchers at the university, but are also available for the public. At UB there is literature within all subject areas, except medicine.

The Medical Library (MB) is located within the hospital area, in building 6 M. MB is mainly intended for students and staff at the Faculty of Medicine and Västerbotten county council, but is also open to patients and the public. Here you find books, journals and other resources, mainly within the subject fields medicine, odontology, nursing research, physiotherapy and occupational therapy. Here you will also find many study spaces and computer desks as well as 10 bookable group study rooms.

To get an overview of the premises please have a look at our floor maps.Umeå University Library floor maps