The search box
Enter one or more words. You will be able to continue narrowing your search in the discovery tool EDS, where the majority of the library information resources can be found.
Filters in the search box
Articles: Articles from scholarly journals. Using the peer-review facet in the left menu you will limit to articles reviewed by experts in the field.
E-books and printed books: Online books in full text as well as print books. Please note that theses are not found using this filter.
Printed books: Make a request if the book is currently on loan or if you want to collect it at a different branch library.
E-journals: Enter words from the title of the journal to get to the list of e-journals.
Databases: Enter words from the database title or subject area to get to the list of List of databases. Use English terms. Databases often cover large areas and the search terms therefore need to be broad, for example Physics.
Additional search services
Chalmers Publications: In research.chalmers.se you will find information regarding research at Chalmers, projects, researchers and publications.
Student Theses: Theses by Chalmers students is found at Chalmers Open Digital Repository - Student Theses.
Answer the questions and you can win a copy of the book chosen for Chalmers book club.
The library cancels the databases INSPEC, ABI / Inform, Derwent Innovation Index and Material ConneXion, as well as the encyclopedia NE. The cancelation also affect some magazines and books. Document ordering and interlibrary loans will remain as usual, you find the form here.
One Book One Chalmers
"One Book One Chalmers", OBOC, is a book club where all of Chalmers - students as well as employees - will be given the opportunity to read the same book, and to join activities related to the book.
The idea of reading a book to create community and meeting platforms has been used in several different contexts and parts of the world. Among other things, there are "Stockholm reads", "Canada reads" and "MIT Reads".
OBOC 2020 - "The End of the ocean" by Maja Lunde
Maja Lunde is a Norwegian author who has written scripts for film and tv but also published literature for children. For adults she had her breakthrough with the book The History of Bees (2015) that has been translated to fifteen languages. She has recently published the book Przewalskis hest (2019) (Przewalskis horse).
Information about the book and the activities connected to the book will be published on this website, at the Chalmers Student Portal, in our social media channels and at the Chalmers intranet.
Save the dates for the upcoming book circles
Because of the covid -19 situation, the book circles of OBOC#2 will take place in Zoom. More information will be published further on. These are the dates for the upcoming book circles:
December 8th 2020 17:15
February 10th 2021 12:00
March 18th 2021 15:00
E-books and audio books through the Public Libraries of Gothenburg
- Get a library card at one of the public libraries in Gothenburg. It’s free - just bring your ID.
- Download the app Libby, by Overdrive which is available in the App Store and Play Store.
- Open the app and let Libby guide you. Libby can guess which library you are at (if that does not work you can search for “Libraries in Gothenburg”).
- Log in with library card number and PIN code.
- Start borrowing!
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