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Our Library system is partly out of order
7/1/2021 Currently, our library users cannot log in to their library account or renew their loans through self-service. Further it's not possible to see if a printed book is available for loan using Libsearch.
New database SAGE Business Cases
6/1/2021 SAGE Business Cases is a discipline-wide digital collection. These cases bring business to life – inspiring students to develop their own best practices and prepare for professional success.
Summer opening hours
5/31/2021 The university library's summer opening hours for the period 7 June - 22 August.
The entry pass reader is now in place at the library
3/2/2021 During self-service hours 10-12, you need to use your entry pass to enter the university library.
We therefore want to remind all students to have your entry pass with you when you visit the library location.
Drop-in search guidance
2/15/2021 The library provides drop-in guidance on search strategies and evaluating sources.
University library - present opening hours
1/21/2021 From January 25, the library will extend opening hours. As a student or staff member at the University of Skövde, you can visit the library at 10-16 on weekdays.
Are you a new student and need a library card?
1/15/2021 To access most of our library resources for example databases or e-books you only need your student credentials.
Reduced opening hours
12/21/2020 Due to stricter restrictions to counter the pandemic, the library's opening hours are reduced
Reduced number of people in the library's group room
11/25/2020 With the increased restrictions due to Covid-19, the number of people allowed to stay in the library's group room is limited.
Reduced opening hours
11/4/2020 The University Library location will only be open for two hours every weekday during the period 22 December-24 January.
Now the links to our e-books are restored
10/21/2020 All the e-books in our library collection are now available.
Should any e-book link still not work, please contact the library.
Help us design our new study environment
10/7/2020 We are working on furnishing Gläntan - a new study room at the library. We would like to hear your opinion on how the room should be furnished.
New exhibition - Horse creations
9/15/2020 The library has now a new exhibition.
Now you can ask a librarian via chat
9/14/2020 Monday to Friday between 10-14, you can reach us at the university library via chat if you have questions about your loans, articles, books, references and more. Welcome to contact us!
Some e-books cannot be accessed at the start of the course
8/31/2020 Unfortunately, one of the library's e-books suppliers has claimed bankruptcy. This causes the break of the access to some e-books titles that we previously had access to. We are working to find a solution as soon as possible. Show all news