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Search for literature in databases

The libraries at Lund University offer a wide range of tools for information search. In addition to the library catalogue there are databases and other search services that can be useful when you search for information in your studies.

Scientific journals and databases in LUBsearch

In LUBsearch you can find databases, e-books and scientific journals. LUBsearch is the Lund University portal for access to e-journals, e-books and databases. E-books can also be found in the library catalogue.

Journals in LUBsearch
Databases in medicine & health in LUBsearch

Off-campus access to articles and e-books

For off-campus access to articles and e-books you need to log in to LUBsearch with your student account.

Search tips and guidance in literature search

Your subject librarian gives lectures and seminars in literature search. You can also get useful advice for search terms and search strategies in the library student guide in Canvas, the faculty´s learning platform:
Search, Evaluate & Cite: Search 

Need Help to Find Relevant Search Terms?

MeSH Database on U.S. National Library of Medicine's website

Contact and Support

If you need help with:

  • Search strategies
  • Evaluation of search results
  • Evaluation of scientific literature
  • Citing & EndNote

Ask a question or book library support (web form)