Quick guide to searching on UEF Primo

You may use either small letters or capital letters in your keywords. Boolean operators (AND, OR, NOT) must be entered in capital letters.

How to find a particular book

  • Enter the name of the book and click "Library Catalog"
  • You may also enter last names of authors to make your search more precise
tutki ja kirjoita
environmental chemistry manahan

How to find books about a particular topic

  • Enter keywords related to your topic in Finnish or in English and click "Library Catalog"
  • You may truncate the keywords with an asterisk to search for word variations
  • Place phrases in quotes to make your search more precise
  • You may also combine the keywords with Boolean operators
ilmastonmuutos suomi
climat* chang* agricultur* europe*
"cardiovascular diseases" AND (aged OR elder*)
  • Use the menus on the right side of the search result list to limit your search further

How to find journal articles about a particular topic

  • Enter keywords related to your topic in English and click "International Articles"
  • You may truncate the keywords with an asterisk to seach for word variations
  • Place phrases in quotes to make your search more precise
  • You may also combine the keywords with Boolean operators
climat* chang* agricultur* europe*
"cardiovascular diseases" AND "risk factors" AND (aged OR elder*)
diabetes AND sweetener* NOT (sugar* OR sucrose OR saccharose)
  • Use the menus on the right side of the search result list to limit your search further

How to find a particular journal article

  • Enter the title of the article or words from the title and click "International Articles"
  • You may also enter last names of authors to make your search more precise
 measuring social capital harpham

How to find a particular journal

  • Select "Journal search" and enter the beginning of the journal name or journal ISSN
  • The journal name in full appears on the list below the search box
  • Click the name when you see it

How to find a particular database

  • Select "Database search" and enter the beginning of the database name
  • The database name in full appears on the list below the search box
  • Click the name when you see it

See also

Borrowing and returning

Legal deposit copy collection: Finnish material for reading room use

Interlibrary services: order books from other libraries

Feedback

 

Feedback will be processed daily. Easily fixed issues will be solved immediately if they are essential to the service and in accordance with the operating policy. All feedback will be processed in the relevant services. If necessary, feedback will also be processed in the library’s working groups. Feedback and the changes prompted by feedback will be processed annually by the management group in the management review.