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Special Needs Education - Information resources

Search for databases within your subject area. The University Library provides you with full text. Click on in the result list.

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Use Primo to search for specific articles, e-books, subjects etc. The database contains little Norwegian material or material within the Law area. For search within specific subjects we recommend using the subject databases.

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This is Googles search engine for academic literature. Search will provide you with scientific material, with links to UBO's electronic resources. For search within specific subjects we recommend using the subject databases.

Advanced search in DUO

Full text in DUO. Includes theses, student theses and spesiale, primarily published after 2002. Advanced search also includes dissertations etc. For older theses, search BIBSYS Ask.

Selected resources

International Encyclopedia of Education
Published by Elsevier, 2010. Comprehensive encyclopdia with articles in general education, special needs education, higher education, educational technology, teacher education, educational leadership, globalisation and more.

ISI-Web of Knowledge
Cross-disciplinary, international database with mainly articles. You can search for topics in articles, and citations in articles and books. Journals are ranged by "impact factor". NB: Choose the Social Science part of the database.

Cross-disciplinary database with articles in Norwegian and Nordic journals.

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

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

Medical database.

Mental Measurement Yearbook with tests in print


New books

Other resources


Ebrary - electronic books on education - around 2000 titles

World Bank e-library Reports and documents (not listed in Bibsys)

OECD Source   Education at a Glance, statistics etc.