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Gay literature on exhibition 22 June–3 July

At the University of Oslo Library you will find a large collection of gay literature, literature supporting UiO's research groups, research projects and topics that address LHBTQ themes, gender and sexuality.

During Oslo Pride we exhibit some of this literature in our libraries. See also the overview of literature recommended by our subject librarians.

Humanities and Social Sciences Library

Queer from Japan to Hollywood: At the Humanities and Social Sciences Library you find this week exhibited some of our many books about LHBTQ, gender and sexuality in the humanities and social sciences. All the books in the exhibition are for loan.

Medical Library

The Medical Library publishes books and articles about LHBTQ, gender and sexuality - most of them with a healthcare perspective.

Welcome to our colorful exhibition! All the books in the exhibition are for loan.



Science Library

Also this year, the Science Library will showcase nature in all its wonderful and creative diversity. Nature is far from binary and straight in terms of gender, mating, love, propagation and sexuality. Take a look at our exhibition and feel free to borrow a book – or three! Here are a myriad of different solutions. All natural.

(Photo: UiO/ Runhild Seim, Else Dagfrid Bratland og Trude Westby)


Fearless knowledge - UiO at Pride

This year, UiO participates at Oslo Pride together with HiOA under the banner Fearless knowledge. Knowledge is central to the fight against prejudice and human rights. Equal opportunities to influence and participate in society regardless of gender identity, sexual orientation and background are important values ​​for the university.

Published June 21, 2017 5:30 PM - Last modified June 15, 2018 8:34 AM