I would like to * Book a librarian, a writing tutor or a study skills tutor Request education for our students (for teachers) Request a visit from the library to our department/clinic (for staff) Sign up for a course Receive more information about what the library has to offer The Library offers students and employees at Umeå University and Västerbotten County Council one-on-one tutoring free of charge. We answer questions about: Information searching, for example, how to find scholarly articles Citing information and using reference management programs Academic writing, giving presentations and study skills – help available in English and Swedish from the undergraduate to the PhD level. Tutoring is available in the library or via the Internet (if you are distance student). You should expect to receive a reply within 3 working days. Request a visit from the library to our department/clinic The library is happy to visit the departments of the university or the clinics of the Västerbotten county council to present news, resources and services or discuss library related issues. Request education for our students 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. Sign up for a course The university library has a course program each semester. You can sign up for a course in order to learn a specific database, subject-based searching or a reference management program. For more information check out our course program. It is also possible to send a letter of interest to courses with no dates set.Courses Choose level * 1. Introduction – borrow, request, find material in physical and digital library 2. Basic course – search, relevant databases, evaluation of sources 3. Advanced course – advanced searching, scholarly information, reference management, alerts Specify subject area and what kind of support/help you need or what you would like to know more about * Choose course * Endnote Endnote online PhD courses PubMed in two hours Proposed date(s) and time * Please indicate several dates and times. Specify your request or choose in our menu below You choose, we deliver Our resources and information search Searching (for) archival materials (30 min) Evidence-based medicine - Cochrane Library and PubMed (20 min) Keep yourself updated! (20 min) E-books – how to access and use them (10 min) Introduction to the collections at the Research archive (30 min) E-library - databases and journals for employees at Västerbotten county council (EiRA) (20 min) PubMed - MyNCBI: save searches, create filters, modify the results (15 min) PubMed - benefits of MeSH (15 min) Introduction to Swedish standards (SIS) including enav, and patent databases (15 min) Publishing, open access and bibliometrics Bibliometrics - introduction to citation analysis, models for resource allocation, visualizations, etc. (30 min) DiVA - student theses (for student administrative staff). How it works. What I can see, and what I can do. (30 min) DiVA - student theses (for students). How do I register and upload my thesis? Why is publishing my theses advantageous for me. (20 min) DiVA - research publications (for faculty and staff). How do I register my publications? A step by step instruction. (20 min) DiVA - research publications (for administrative staff). When and how do I register the publications produced by researchers at my department? (30 min) DiVA and SwePub - a local and a national perspective; functions (Citations, Altmetrics and graphic presentation of statistics) (20 min) Publishing strategies and open access - evaluation of journals, Umeå University policies, ORCID, parallel publishing. (30 min) Journal ranking models - Journal Citation Reports (Thomson Reuters) and SCImago Journal Rank (Scopus) (30 min) Copyright and creative common - an introduction (30 min) Reference management What is EndNote? – short introduction (15 min) Get going with EndNote – brief revision of Endnote before using it (30 min) Support via Internet * Yes No Further information Specify date View current and upcoming courses Name * Phone * E-mail * Department or clinic Course or program Send to * University Library Medical Library UB Arts Campus Send to * University Library Medical Library UB Arts Campus All personal data will be treated in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation.