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The Search Hub at Frescati Library

You can get help here with your searches. We’ll help you set up your search strategy. Drop-in every weekday between 10 am and 3 pm.


Video from Open Seminar: Think Before You Write!

In this open seminar you get a presentation on how to find sources, and how to determine if they are academic and credible.


How do I find scholarly articles?

In this tutorial (3 min) you will learn how to find scholarly articles on the library's website

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Searching information for your essay?

Find texts and links about searching, selecting and critically examining scientific material

Reference Management Programme

There are several reference management software programmes that can be used to collect and organise references, as well as to create a bibliography in a desired format. Below is a sample programme.

Template for Students

You can find a template for your essay here.

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Book a Course in Information Management for your Students

Do you teach students who will need to write essays at Stockholm University? Order a course in information management for your students.

Opening Hours Frescati Library (Main Libray)

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Friday: 08.00 - 18.00
Saturday and Sunday: 09.00 - 17.00

Please note, the information desk is staffed from 09.00.