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Education - Information resources

Find books, articles, journals etc.

Selected databases

ERIC
International database of education published by Education Resources Information Center. The database contains articles, reports, monographies, dissertations, conference papers as well as teachers' guides

WEB OF SCIENCE
Cross-disciplinary, international database with mainly articles. You can search for article topics and citations in articles and books. Journals are ranged by impact factor. NB: Choose the 'Social Science' part of the database.

SCOPUS

Large bibliographic database containing abstracts and citations for academic journal articles (peer-reviewed journals in medical, technical and social sciences, including arts and humanities).

PSYCINFO
International database for literature in psychology. Herewith also psychological literature in education, medicine and psychiatry

NORART
Cross-disciplinary database with Norwegian and Nordic journal articles

SOCIOLOGICAL ABSTRACTS
International database of literature in sociology and related areas, such as education. The database contains articles, collection, dissertations and more

Database comprising a large collection of definitive scholarly editions of canonical authors' work, including extensive introductions, editorial commentary and footnotes contextualizing various work.

More database options

Science Direct Large subscription-based access to a large database. As the journals are grouped into four sections, you may choose the Social Sciences and Humanities- section.

International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS). International database for social science and interdisciplinary research.

Google Scholar - International database that indexes the full text or metadata of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats and disciplines, including educational science.

Medline - Bibliographic database of life sciences and biomedical information, including articles from academic journals covering medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry, veterinary medicine, and health care.

Browzine - Easily browsable format for finding current and back issues of scholarly e-journals from multiple publishers and platforms.

Selected subject-specific encyclopedias and information resources

 

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Books - recently purchased at the the library

English programmes & courses of education

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Remote access

Access library resources when you are not on campus.

Academic writing

Academic writing centre - The writing centre at UiO is open for all students who wish to improve their own writing. Discuss ideas, drafts and questions with one of the writing mentors at the centre. Book an appointment.

PhD on Track - is an online resource for PhD students on sources and referencing for research purposes and on publishing research.

Search & Write (Søk & Skriv) - a well-built site with online resources for academic writing

For Researchers - guidance to sources and referencing, databases, publishing and other research related matters

Library courses

To help collect, organize, cite, and share research Sources

EndNote 

Zotero

Various courses

 

Collaborative writing

Authorea - An online collaborative writing tool for researchers to write, cite, collaborate, host data and publish.

Hypothes - An online collaborative writing tool to discuss, collaborate and organize your research

Wiki - Web-based tool designed to provide collaborative modification of the content and structure of a website

 

How to use the Dewey Classification Scheme - Books in the library are arranged by subject according to the Dewey Decimal Classification System

You are welcome to suggest additions to our collection (books, journals etc).

Literature search, writing a thesis, research support and other questions.