News Archive

Link Service Get it


In the library databases there is a link service indicating whether a book or article is available.

SVT features the Library's Digital Archive


At the library we continuously work with digitization of and accessibility to our collections. This has been observed e.g. by SVT (Swedish Television), which featured the library's digital archives in the TV channel Västerbottensnytt.

Carl Köhler's Author Portraits


Among 30 author portraits in original by artist Carl Köhler (1919-2006), are shown in an exhibition at the Umeå University Library December 3 - January 28.The exhibition also includes books from the library's collections related to the portraits.

New Visual Identity


We are currently adapting our website to the university's new graphic look.

New list of databases


Umeå University Library has a new list of databases.

Opening of the Annual Autumn Ceremony Exhibition 2012


The opening of the Annual Autumn Ceremony Exhibition 2012 takes place in the Study Hall at 1 pm on October 18.

Pride at UB


The exhibition Pride at UB focuses on HBTQ issues (LGBT - lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer sexuality) and shows examples from our collections.

Chat with the Library


Need to contact the Library? Try our new chat service.

Trial on SpringerProtocols and other E-resources


E-resources requested by many, are now available for a trial period. This applies to e-journals and e-books in a variety of subjects; resources as Clinics Journals from ScienceDirect, Springer Protocols and Springer eBooks from Springer.

New Opening Hours on weekends


After requests from many students we now adjust our opening hours on weekends. On Sundays both the University Library and the Medical Library will be open 12 pm-6 pm. Saturdays the University Library will be open 11 am-5 pm and the Medical Library 11 am-4 pm.