Use the search box to search the library's information resources. To limit your search to journals, articles etc., press Filter, select one of the options and enter your search terms.
Articles: Your search is limited to articles from journals. From your search results you can further drill down the results by using the facets in the left menu such as peer-review and online availability.
E-books and printed books: This option retrieves e-books and printed books only.
Printed books: Limits your results to printed books. From the search results you can filter your search to include books available at either one of our three libraries.
Journals: Use this option if you are looking for a specific journal. The majority of our journals are available online. You can narrow your search results by using the facets in the left menu.
If you prefer to search for journal titles in an alphabetically sorted list, please use the Journals A-Z.
Don’t know the complete journal title? See our guide on how to search with abbreviated titles.
Databases: Enter words from the database title or subject area. Use English terms. Please note that databases often cover large areas and the search terms therefore need to be broad, for example Physics.
In the Database search you may browse by name, subject areas or type of content.
Chalmers publications: Use this filter to locate dissertations or articles written by researchers at Chalmers. Your search will be forwarded to research.chalmers.se.
Studentarbeten.chalmers.se: Choose this filter to search for Chalmers student theses.
Need more help? Go to search services to find search tips and additional links.
Remember to ask us when you have a question. You're also welcome to visit the reference desk at the library, call or book a librarian.
Welcome to our libraries and learning common. On this page you'll find everything you need to know to start using our services.
There are two libraries and a learning common at Chalmers University of Technology: the Main Library and the Architecture and Civil Engineering Library at Campus Johanneberg and Chalmers Learning Common in Kuggen at Campus Lindholmen.
You need a library card to borrow printed books. Please bring a valid ID to either of our libraries and pick up your card.
Search for books, articles, student theses and more
You can find almost everything the library owns and subscribes to in the search box located at the top of our webpage. Type your search terms into the search box or narrow your search directly (to articles, books, journals, etcetera).
For additional information, please see Search Services.
E-resources off campus
To access e-resources off campus you need to register at Chalmers. Can’t access the e-resources? Have a look at our tips.
Computers and Scanners
There are student computers, most of them with scanners, at the Main Library. Use your CID to login.
You can use Eduroam when working at the library. See instructions on how to set up your computer for Eduroam.
Copy and Print-outs
Group Study Rooms
Tutors from the department of Mathematics are available at both the Main Library and the Lindholmen Library during the school year.
A reading studio equipped with reading aids is available at the Main Library. We can also assist you with audio course literature. For additional information, please see our page about services for students with learning disabilities.
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Study at Chalmers
As a new student you will find more useful information at the Chalmers website.