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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.
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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.
The libraries are open with limited services, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Group rooms are open at Kuggen and some are open at the Main library, but neither is bookable. Study places are available at Kuggen, The Main library and ACE during opening hours but with less capacity.
Read more about the current library service.
Extended opening hours - "Meröppet"
We have extended opening hours at the Architecture and Civil Engineering-library (ACE) and Chalmers learning common in Kuggen.
When is the extended opening hours?
ACE: weekday evenings, between 5 – 10 pm.
Chalmers learning common: weekdays 7 – 8 am, and 5 – 10 pm.
Selected weekends before re-exam and exam periods Chalmers learning common has extended opening hours on the weekends, between 10 am – 4 pm.
Before holidays, exam periods and other irregular opening- and extended hours, this will be announced on our website and on social media
Who can visit during the extended opening hours?
The extended opening hours are for Chalmers students and staff. During these hours Chalmerists can access the buildings with their key-card or student union card.
On weekdays when the doors are locked (usually at 5 pm) a guard from Cubsec will go through the premises to check that everyone has a valid key-card, so remember to bring that or have access to your student union card e.g. through the Mecenat mobile app.
What does it mean otherwise?
The premises are unstaffed. That means you can’t borrow books or other material.
At the ACE-library you can return books at the return machine, there is not such machine in Kuggen. At both places there is a book drop box where you can leave material for return, at ACE in the windbreak and at Kuggen outside the main entrance.
If something would break, stop function, or otherwise happen that the staff need to know about, please leave a note on the information desk, or send us an e-mail to support.lib [a] chalmers.se .