August 24 is UiOs Sustainability Day. The University library is bringing its library bike, books and effects to Frederikkeplassen. Meet us there!
How do I borrow books, when is it open, do you have a printer, and how can I get free access to my syllabus? Here are the answers to everything you know you need to know.
The University Library's collection contains a lot of LGBTQ+ literature. Here we present subject books and fiction related to lgbtq+ themes, gender and sexuality.
The negotiations with the two major publishing giants have resulted in new agreements following post-deal negotiations.
You now have access to over 2,500 e-books at Emerald via the University Library!
Through two new agreements, you now have access to over 35,000 e-books at Taylor & Francis and Oxford University Press via the University Library.
The physical libraries and the guidance services have reduced opening hours during Christmas.
The EZproxy bookmarklet is a browser extension that makes it easy to see if you have full text access to library resources, without having to go through Oria.
This year, all publishing agreements with publishing quotas, with the exception of one, will be continued throughout the year. The agreement with Frontiers will expire with effect from 1 October.
The University Library's Digital Scholarship Center (DSC) has launched a new service for advice and guidance on how to write data management plans and data management in general.
A year after riots and demonstrations, the Black Lives Matter movement is just as relevant. UB's reading list gives you current and historical book tips to understand the debate around racism in Norway and the rest of the world, from Eg snakkar om det heile tida by Camara Lundestad Joof to Why I'm no longer talking to white people about race by Reni Eddo-Lodge.
The UiO libraries reopen on Thursday for everyone with an access card and code. Study places must be booked in advance.
Zotero Storage is now available to all students and staff at UiO. Entering your UiO email address into your Zotero account gives you unlimited storage to sync PDF files and other attachments.
This year's publishing quotas in the "Publish and Read"-agreements with Wiley, Taylor & Francis and Springer are soon used up. Open access is ensured by self-archiving to DUO via Cristin.
We are introducing meråpent library in Georg Sverdrups hus on certain times of the week from Monday September 7. Meråpent library (More Open Library) means that the library is unstaffed, and the building is closed, but you can access with your UiO student- or staff card.
Welcome new students, welcome returning students! We look forward to seeing you at the library and helping you to find literature, perform searches and guide you with your writing.
We have reopened the order function in Oria, and you can now order books directly there. The form that has been in use lately has been closed.
Through new agreements with Wiley and Taylor & Francis, students and staff at UiO and OUS now have access to over 120,000 more e-book titles than before. In total, we now have access to over 900,000 e-books in Oria, the library's catalog.
The Academic Writing Centre is a consultation service for students and faculty at the UiO. Although the campus is closed, the centre is open online for all inquiries about the study situation in general and essay writing in particular.
The week after Easter, the University Library will open a limited service for collecting highly needed material from our printed collections. The service will be offered within the national guidelines for infection control. It is not possible to return any books to the Library until we are up and running with normal services again.
The ProQuest Health Research Premium Collection journal package is no longer available after April 1, 2020. At UiO and OUS, we have had access to this journal package through the Health Library.
Access to PsycARTICLES from the American Psychological Association (APA) is secured throughout 2020 through an extraordinary agreement.
Are you a researcher or a clinician, and in need of publications on Covid-19? Medical library has made a collection of resources regarding the corona virus.
The journal packages from PsycARTICLES and the ProQuest Health Research Premium Collection are no longer available after March 1, 2020. At UiO and OUS, we have had access to these journal packages through "Helsebiblioteket". Update as of March 23: The library has now set up the Get It Now service to access articles.
After lengthy negotiations, it is now clear that Norwegian research institutions are unable to reach an agreement with the publisher Elsevier to renew subscriptions.