Find and borrow

Here you can find links to the University Library's databases, guides and other web pages where you can find books, articles, other publications or useful information.


The University Library's search service Primo contains books, e-books, articles and journals. Primo encompasses almost all of the University Library's databases.

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Databases, e-books and printed books

Subject guides, encyclopedias, dictionaries, journals

Find essays, degree projects and research publications

Difficult finding what you’re searching for?

  • Search guide External link.. A guide to help and advice you on how to think when searching for academic scholarly literature and information, on which databases that could be relevant for you, and on how to evaluate the literature you find.
  • MDU Play External link. At MDU Play, under the tab University Library, there are various instruction films, for example showing you how to search in databases.
  • Information desks. You can get advice and tips at the information desk in the University Library.
  • Get help at drop-in Link to our drop-in tutorial in Zoom where we help you with information search and reference management.


For those who are studying remotely at MDU or are studying at the Nyköping campus

Read more about the service the University Library offers you if you are studying remotely at MDU or at the Nyköping campus.

Borrowing at the University Library

Everyone who has turned 18 years may borrow from the University Library, even though you are not a student or member of staff at MDU.

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Is there material missing in the University Library's collection?

Submit a purchasing suggestion or get help to do an interlibrary loan.

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Do you have problems accessing a database, e-book or article?
Contact biblioteket@mdu.se and you'll get help.

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