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Donate books for refugees!

We are collecting academic books and literature for refugees, in collaboration with the "Academic dugnad"


Donate a book!

We want good quality books, used books in good condition, or new books.

  • Primarily current academic books in English and Arabic.
  • Books in the refugees' own languages, but also in French, German and Spanish.
  • Books in the Nordic languages are not needed.

We also believe that fiction in the same languages is desirable.

Children's books

Children's books and picture books are also needed, and they may well be in Norwegian.

Hand the books in by the 26th November

Regardless of language and genre, we want as many good books as possible! Deadline for dropping off books is Thursday 26th November.

"Academic dugnad"

The University of Oslo (UiO), Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences (HiOA) and other institutions in the Oslo area are inviting refugees and asylum seekers to an information day for refugees about continuing their studies in Norway, 1st December in Georg Sverdrups hus at Blindern. The University of Oslo Library and the library at Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences are collecting books, which will be given to the refugees on the information day.

Published Nov. 13, 2015 10:22 AM - Last modified Nov. 20, 2015 4:45 PM