How to use Basic search

Type in the search box one or more of the following:

  • book title
  • journal title
  • author name
  • subject
  • article title (choose the Primo central index tab in the results)
  • database name

You can search the whole index (default) or choose a more specific option from the drop-down menu. The truncation mark is *. You can use ""-marks for exact phrases e.g. "pot-bellied pig".



You can choose your result list from 4 tabs

Library's collections (default):

  • books: both printed and e-electronic in Tampere University library's collection
  • journals: both printed and electronic in Tampere University library's collection
  • theses and other content of Tampub
  • databases acquired by the Library
  • Finnish Social Science Data Archive datasets

Finnish articles

  • references to articles published in Finnish journals and books

National repository library

Primo Central

  • international journal articles (See under Full text heading for availability)
  • references to journal articles
  • e-books (See under Full text heading for availability
  • references to e-books
  • references to theses and dissertations

Please note: Log in with basic user account for remote access

You can narrow down the results by using the facets on the right of the result list

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