News Archive

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.

New functionality in DiVA: Authority records


The function Authority records is now available in DiVA. The purpose of authority records is to connect an author's overall publications in DiVA. 

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)


On 25 May 2018 enters the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in force in all EU member countries.