Subject specialist in economics
Humanities and Social Sciences Library in Georg Sverdrups hus
Bibliography from the American Economic Association.
ISI Web of Science
Citation database from about 12000 journals.
World Bank eLibrary
Contains about 6000 books and reports from the World Bank.
Probably the biggest bibliographical database in economics with links to full text.
Almost all books, journals, reports and statistics from OECD.
Contains Elseviers' journal database Sciencedirect and the citation database Scopus.
Encyclopedias and handbooks
The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online
Classic dictionary of economics dating back to 1894.
International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences second edition
Contains about 4000 detailed entries in the social and behavioral sciences.
Handbooks in Economics
The classic handbook series in economics.
Economist Intelligence Unit
Monthly reports of economic, social and political development in 187 countries.
Oxford handbooks online
About 734 handbooks.
Factiva - International newspaper database
A database of comparable financial information for public and private companies across Europe
Full access to United Nations trade statistics from more than 200 countries.
Penn World Table
Provides purchasing power parity and national income accounts for 189 countries/territories for 1950-2009.
International Monetary Fund IMF eLibrary Data
Complete subscription to books, journals, and statistical databases from the IMF.
World Bank Data Catalog
Covering almost all the World Bank statistical databases.
The World Wealth and Income Database (WID.world) (Alvaredo, Zucman, Anthony B. Atkinson, Thomas Piketty and Emmanuel Saez)
TITLON - Financial database
National financial database for higher education. Login-interface comes up when you hit "FETCH DATA" in the spreadsheet (allow macro and edit function). Use your normal University of Oslo username and password.
The Welfare State Revisited
(Columbia University Press, 2018)Series: Initiative for policy dialogue at Columbia: challenges in development and globalizationReceived in the library 24 May.
Time well spent : subjective well-being and the organization of time
Wheatley, Daniel (Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2017)Received in the library 18 May.
The value of everything : making and taking in the global economy
Mazzucato, Mariana (Allen Lane, 2018)Received in the library 18 May.
Human capital and health behavior
(Emerald Publishing, 2017)Received in the library 14 May.
Factfulness : ten reasons we're wrong about the world - and why things are better than you think
Rosling, Hans (First Edition, Flatiron Books, 2018)Received in the library 14 May.
You are welcome to suggest additions to our collection (books, journals etc).
Access from home
Access library resources when you are not on campus.
A large global news database
Username and password available from Oria or contact Pål Lykkja on email.
Password and username can be found in the Oria catalogue!
One of the most relevant aggregator sites for relevant blogs and news feeds in economics.
History of Economic Thought Website
A comprehensive information source for history of economic thought Gonçalo L. Fonseca.
Europa World Yearbook
A useful reference about social, political and economic changes to all countries in the world. Updates annually.
JEL Classification Codes Guide
Very useful classification system used by economists.
A good service to keep up with new issues of journals. Use "My Bookshelf" to create you own selection of journal titeles, and "My Articles" to save articles for later reading. Recommended.