Information about Primo

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Ex Libris Knowledge Center provides information on how to use Primo.

What is Primo?

With Primo discovery tool you can search the library collections from one search box. With Primo you can localize and get access to printed and electronic materials. In Primo you also find lists of databases.

As a library user with an account in Primo, you have the possibility to log in to Primo. When your are logged in, you can:

  • See your ongoing loans and reservations
  • See information and settings for your library account
  • Save searches and titles
  • Create alerts for your saved searches

If you have forgotten your password for Primo, you can change your password by yourself. Read more about how to change your password in Primo.

What is searchable in Primo?

In Primo you can search for:

  • Material in the printed collection
  • Articles in full text
  • Electronic books
  • Material from the digital repository DiVA
  • Databases in different subjects

Due to technical or other issues, like lack of agreements, some databases are not activated in Primo. Among them are SveMed+, EUR-lex, FAR Online, JUNO and LIBRIS. To use them, choose them from the database list.

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Primo is a product from Ex Libris, a ProQuest Company. Read more about Primo at the vendors web site.