As a student or employee at Umeå University, you have access to the library’s databases, e-books and electronic journals no matter where you are. Log in to the library search tool to get full access to our electronic resources. If you do not have a Umu-id you are welcome to visit the library and access our e-resources via our computers.
Log in to the library search tool to be able to find and get access to all of our e-resources. Use your Umu-id to log in.
When you are logged in to the library search tool you get
Get full access to our electronic resources via the library search tool.
Contact the library
Report problems with access to electronic resources.
You will not be automatically recognised as a Umeå university user when you access our e-resources via reference lists or external search engines. In order to gain access, use the library proxy.
Follow these steps to use the library proxy:
The page will reload via the proxy and you will get access to the electronic resource.
Employees at Umeå university can use VPN (virtual private network) to access university services from home or at a distance. When using VPN you will automatically be able to access most of the library’s e-resources, just like when you are sitting in an office on campus.
When you are connected to the Internet via the university network, you automatically gain access to most of the library’s e-resources. There are two wifi networks at campus:
Remember to log in to the library search tool to get all benefits, such as full search results. You will not get automatically logged in to the search tool by using the university network or VPN.
Wifi on campus
Install Eduroam on your unit or log in to Umu wlan using your Umu-id.
Printing, scanning and computers
Read more about the library’s computers and printers.
Using the library’s computers will give you access to almost all of our electronic resources. This is the only way to get access if you