News Archive

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.

Publish Open Access for free in journals from IOP, RSC, Taylor & Francis och Springer


Umeå University researchers can now publish open access for free in journals from several publishers.

Active sitting in the Library


Exercise balls, balance plates, office bikes, standing desks and height adjustable desks are now available in the Library.

New workshops for PhD students, Spring 2018


The Academic Resource Centre, Umeå University Library (Studieverkstad), is pleased to announce a new programme especially designed for PhD students, Spring 2018 on the brand-new webpages PhD Support​.