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Information about guidance in information retrieval

The library offers guidance in information retrieval

During your studies you have the possibility to make an appointment for guidance in information retrieval within your field of subject. You will get advice on how to find relevant and reliable sources; which databases to use and how to recognize scientific material as well as how to search in different databases to find articles, books and other publications by using effective search strategies.

Please do not hesitate to contact us at the library!

Vaasa / Jakobstad

Contact persons for Novia

Information Specialist Carina Engblom – Technology, Business, Culture
Information Specialist Gun Vestman  Social and Health Care, Beauty care


Contact persons for Novia

Information Specialist Johanna Glader – Business, Service Design, Social services
Library Amanuensis Siv Österman – Social and Health Care, Seafaring


Contact person for Novia

Librarian Malin Wikström-Orre

Find the resources

Vaasa and Jakobstad: all resources can be found in Tritonia Novia-Finna.

Turku: all resources can be found in Alma-Novia.

Raseborg: the printed collections can be found in Helle and the electronic resources in Alma-Novia.

In Novias LibGuides you’ll find information resources within your field and you’ll get tips on how to search for information.

Visit the library

In Vaasa and Jakobstad, the library is a part of the joint academic library Tritonia

In Turku the services are provided by Åbo Akademi University Library.

In Raseborg the library services are integrated in the City library, check the opening hours in Helle.

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