The library offers courses in information retrieval for staff and students at Umeå University, as well as for staff at Västerbotten County Council (VLL).
Information retrieval is often integrated in your course/program. If you want to learn more on your own, we can offer: Book a librarian, a writing tutor or a study skills tutor Courses - reference management and databases Search help and guides Lectures
Are your students having tasks that involve information searching? We offer education at three different levels. The education is designed in cooperation with you and tailored for your subject and your students. Information searching for students Request education
For researchers and PhD students
You can sign up for a course in order to learn a specific database, subject-based searching or a reference management program. We also offer individual guidence through the service Book a librarian. Boka a librarian Courses - reference management and databases Request a visit form the library to your department/clinic The library PhD courses Sign up for a course