- Using the library
- Federated Search Portal
- Borrowing items
- Requesting and renewal
- Reading rooms
- Subject Guides
- Cartography and geography
- Ethnology and folkloristics
- European Union
- Information sciences
- International organisations
- Literary science
- Political sciences
- Theatre and film
- Lists of new literature
INFORMATION ON CARTOGRAPHY AND GEOGRAPHY
How to find literature on geography and maps
- Online catalogue ESTER - a joint catalogue of Estonian libraries that contains Estonian and foreign-language books, periodical publications and other items, incl also maps. Searches can be done by author, title or subject with the keyword ´kaardid` or by the material type ´kaart´.
The catalogue also includes topographic maps of Estonia produced at different periods of time.
- National bibliography database ERB – contains books, periodical publications, maps and other material published in Estonia and in Estonian on any media.
- Search portal of the National Library - enables you to search in one or simultaneously several databases in a uniform environment. Contains library catalogues, databases of articles, and other selected websites. Provides access to electronic journals is.
- New books in cartography and geography – a list of new literature and maps; issued three times a year.
- Digital archive DIGAR – contains digitised geographical maps and town plans from the 16th century, pre-print files of journals and newspapers, web publications, etc.
How to find articles issued in the Estonian press
- Database of Estonian articles ISE – a bibliographic database of the newspapers, journals, collections of articles, and continuing publications issued in Estonia. Of foreign publications, articles about Estonia and by Estonian authors are available. The database also contains references to full texts.
- Information on articles published during earlier years can be found in bibliographic publications
Eesti rahvusbibliograafia. Artiklid (Estonian national bibliography. Articles)
Artiklite ja retsensioonide kroonika (Chronicle of articles and reviews)
- In the Reference Reading Room on the 5th floor you can search articles from the card catalogue.
Revalsche Zeitung, articles 1860-1871
Eesti ajakirjanduse artiklid (Articles from Estonian press), 1918-1944
Eesti ajakirjanduse artiklid (Articles from Estonian press), 1952-1991
- Database of articles from the journal “Eesti Loodus” (Estonian Nature) – contains articles from 1958 on.
Contact mercator at nlib dot ee, phone 630 7156
20 December the library will be closed at 14.
21 December - 1 January the library will be closed.