Computers and Internet

(Please note, some of the links below refer to Swedish pages)

Via the computers at Umeå University Library you have access to databases, electronic resources, Internet and various programs. You may search, save, print and copy from our computers or by using your own laptop. At the information desk you may also borrow extension cables, earphones and laptop cable locks, as well as purchase USB memory sticks.


Please contact the Library staff for help if you experience any problems. Contact the Library Problem reporting

ITS ServiceDesk

ITS offers a Service Desk for students. Common questions may be found in Kunskapsdatabasen (in Swedish only).ITS ServiceDesk Knowledgebase (In Swedish only)

Other Support Tools

Other support tools are e.g. the software help pages (Help), Microsoft Support or Google. You can also search for books about the software in the library catalogue Album or borrow manuals for Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OpenOffice, at the information desk at the University Library (UB).