Search in Online Catalogue


Enables to search by subject. One search can only involve one subject term. Subject terms used in the online catalogue ESTER are mostly based on the Estonian Subject Thesaurus (EMS). Most of the subject terms are in Estonian and in plural. Subject term can also be:

To find an appropriate subject term, enter the beginning of the word (e.g politi) and search the suitable term from the register in the new window. The register also offers references to related subject terms - wider and narrower terms.

If subject search fails to give results or you need to search by several search terms simultaneously, we advise to use Keyword search or Extended search.