Welcome to the Åland University Library!

The Åland University Library is located within the Mariehamn City Library, and provides services to both the students and faculty at the Åland University of Applied Sciences.

All students at Åland University of Applied Sciences have access to a library with a wide selection of books, databases, journals etc. The spacious and scenic Mariehamn city library, which also includes the university library, is attractive with its high-quality service and central location. Much of the course material used in the different degree programmes can be found in the extensive library collection. The students also have access to computers and other library services, such as interlibrary loans.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us, either by telephone +358 (0)18 53 7706, +358 (0)18 53 7703 or by e-mail

  • The Mariehamn City Library which contains the Åland University Library is located in the central part of Mariehamn.

    Visiting address

    Strandgatan 29, Mariehamn

    Map over Mariehamn

  • The Åland Universtity Library gives the students and faculty access to a variety of databases.

    HÅ’s Discovery Service
    Search all of the library’s electronic resources in one single search box is the Union Catalogue of the Ålands Islands libraries, including Åland University Library and Mariehamn City Library

    LIBRIS is the National Union Catalogue of the Swedish academic and research libraries

    Ebook Central
    Ebook Central provides thousands of eBooks
    User guide: Ebook Central Libguide

    EBSCOhost databases including Academic Search Elite, Engineering Source and CINAHL.

    ProQuest ABI/INFORM is a business database with over 3,700 journals and 14,000 ProQuest business dissertations. The database contains over 2,800 full-text titles covering business and economic conditions, corporate strategies, management techniques, as well as competitive and product information.

    Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
    Free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals, covering all subjects and many languages.

    MOT Dictionaries
    MOT offers a variety of dictionaries, for example Swedish-English-Swedish Dictionary.