You can ask the library's information specialists for advice on using the UEF Library's information resources and databases. For example, you can turn to the information specialists with your information retrievals when studying or writing a thesis. Brief guidance sessions are free of charge. Arrange a guidance appointment by contacting us. There is a possibility to choose ‘Distance guidance online’ if you are not on the spot in the campus.
You can also book a guidance time for a group. Contact: information.services[at]uef.fi
Neuvola in Joensuu Campus Library
In Joensuu Campus Library there is guidance for information searching available without booking in advance. Neuvola-classroom is open Monday to Friday at 11.30-13.30 and it is located behind the Oppari service desk on the 1st floor.
Information retrieval on assignment
You can also arrange on a larger-scale information retrieval with us. Information service fees can be found in the list of service fees.
Self-studying and guidebooks
Study material for open information retrieval
Research Information Retrieval and Management (UEF Doctoral School studies)
Materials in Finnish:
You can find open study materials of other study fields in Moodle. Links for them can be found on the web pages of different departments and faculties. (In Moodle, sign in using your UEF username).
Guides and instructions
RefWorks video instructions in English
YouTube (UEFLibrary) Guidance videos by the UEF Library
For more information
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.