News Archive

Projects now in DiVA


1 347 projects from 13 research funders have now been imported to DiVA from SweCRIS. 

First come, first served: Open access discounts when publishing with Oxford University Press


An agreement with Oxford University Press gives Swedish researchers the opportunity to publish with open access in hybrid journals without having to pay a publication fee (APC). Researchers at Umeå university are covered by the agreement. The agreement only covers a limited number of publications on a first come, first served basis.

New discounts for open access publishing


Read about 2019 discounts on publishing fees and make sure you get access to the discounts you are entitled to.

New workshop series at Academic Resource Centre


A new workshop series starts at the Academic Resource Centre during the spring term.

How has the cancellation with Elsevier agreement affected you?


Swedish universities and government agencies through the National Library of Sweden and the Bibsam Consortium (the Swedish library consortium) cancelled their agreement with Elsevier 30 June 2018 How has this affected you?

Academic Resource Centre support for both students and teachers


Education and teaching is the theme of the latest issue of Aktum, where the Academic Resource Centre is presented.

The Journal list has a new look


The Library changes the look of the Journal list and thus changes the database links.

New platform for Umeå University Library's digitized collections


Umeå University Library launches a new website for digitized material from the library's own collections.

Access to Elsevier journals after July 1st


The current agreement with Elsevier has not been renewed, hence, Elsevier will no longer provide access to articles published after June 30, 2018.

Temporary stop of reservation on books during change of Library Management System


The Library is changing the Library Management System and will be completed this autumn.