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Published May 25, 2020 2:44 PM

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. The Take Away Library continues as before. 

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Published May 7, 2020 8:55 AM

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.

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Published May 4, 2020 1:48 PM

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.

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Published Apr. 6, 2020 12:49 PM

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. 

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Published Apr. 2, 2020 12:01 PM

Do you miss the study rooms or the library desk? We have opened digital versions of the Science Library and the HumSam library in Zoom. Choose your favourite room to meet real, live librarians and other students. You can find Shut up & write at the Academic writing centre in the Humsam Zoom room.

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Published Mar. 30, 2020 9:05 AM

Access to PsycARTICLES from the American Psychological Association (APA) is secured throughout 2020 through an extraordinary agreement.

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Published Mar. 10, 2020 10:18 AM

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.

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Published Dec. 9, 2019 2:15 PM

On Monday, December 9th, the search setup in Oria will change. The new setup has two different search options, and the default search is in UiO's own resources.

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Published May 6, 2019 2:00 PM

As a researcher at UiO and OUS, you can publish openly (open access) with Elsevier without incurring any extra costs for you or the research group. The publishing costs are covered by UiO through the agreement that has recently been entered into with the publisher.

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Published Apr. 30, 2019 10:34 AM

As a researcher at UiO and OUS, you can publish openly with Wiley from 1st May 2019 without incurring any extra costs for you or the research group. The publication cost is covered by UiO.

Published Dec. 18, 2018 1:05 PM

Updated 18.12.2018. The University of Oslo might lose access to a number of electronic journals from several large publishers, including Elsevier, from 1st January 2019. See an overview of affected journals in this article.

Published Aug. 16, 2018 10:27 AM

EZproxy is a service that allows the students and employees at UiO to access electronic resources purchased by the University Library when not connected to the UiO network.