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Welcome to the University Library

If you want to search for books, e-books, articles or journals you can use Primo, the University Library’s search service, in the first instance.

Search in primo

Welcome to the University Library

If you want to search for books, e-books, articles or journals you can use Primo, the University Library’s search service, in the first instance. Primo is a good place to start when you are going to make a search since the service encompasses several different databases.

Search in primo

Chat with the library

Contact us via our chat service.

Meet the libary
  • Date 2020-03-24
  • Article type Current

Due to the Corona virus

From April 3 the University library will be open Monday-Friday 10.00-14.00 for MDH students and staff. To keep the number of simultaneous visitors down group work is not allowed in the library, but you are welcome to borrow books, use the computers or study individually. Follow the library on Facebook for the latest news.

about Due to the Corona virus

The University Library is located on campus both in Eskilstuna and in Västerås and is there for the University’s students, teachers and researchers. The Library is also open to the public.

The Library is a meeting- and workplace for the University staff, and moreover offers a good study environment for its students.

Here the staff work actively to support the University’s goal to continue to maintain high international quality of its education and research. This means for example that the University’s students, researchers and teachers are quickly able to get access to relevant literature and information, regardless of the form of publication.

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Borrow books over the summer

Books borrowed from June 1 won’t be due until September 2.


Library account

A lot of things concerning your book loans can be done by you yourself through your library account, such as reserving books and changing your PIN code.

Register loan account

To be able to borrow from the Library you need to register for a library account.

Databases

A list of the University Library's academic databases

Databases

Free e-resources during covid-19

Due to covid-19 many publishers offer extended access to their digital resources. The University Library have compiled a list with a selection of these digital resources.

Free e-resources during covid-19

Subject guides

The subject guides contain databases and other information resources within your subject, eg. how to refer according to the APA style and use reference management software.

Subject guides

Support to students

As a MDH student you have access to different forms of support throught the University library.

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Register and publish your essay or degree project in Diva

Here is information about how you publish your essay or degree project in Diva.

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Register and publish in Diva

As a researcher at MDH you must register all your publications in Diva. If you have publications from previous employments you should register these as well.

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Support to researchers

As a researcher at MDH you have access to the Library’s research service.

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News from the Library

  • Date 2020-06-11
  • Article type Current

The library has aquired two new databases

The library has aquired to two new databases. One for doctors, therapists, medical researchers, historians and clinics and one for scientific research and information related to all fields of education and levels of education.

about The library has aquired two new databases
  • Date 2020-02-26
  • Article type Current

The Eskilstuna library's move to the new campus

The new campus library will open on March 30 at 10.00.

about The Eskilstuna library's move to the new campus
  • Date 2020-04-08
  • Article type Current

Study with a reading disability

If you are studying at MDH and have a reading disability you can get your obligatory course literature adapted to another format and made available through the service Legimus.

about Study with a reading disability

Events at the Library