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Humanities and Social Sciences Library in Georg Sverdrups hus

GS is closed, but you can hang out in our virtual GS in Zoom! Come inside for more information, and the door in to our virtual library!

Access to electronic literature

Even though the library is closed, you still have access to electronic literature. These days, several publishers and content providers are opening up their resources so that they are free for all UiO students and staff to use.

Contact us if you need help.

Opening hours

The library is closed due to the corona virus.

  • Monday-Friday: 0800-1800
  • Saturday and Sunday: 1000-1800

Contact us

Georg Sverdrups hus
Moltke Moes vei 39

Tlf: +47-22844050

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Book a librarian

Are you a student or employee at UiO and need help finding literature for your assignment or using reference styles and tools? Book a one-hour tutoring session, where we have time to go more in depht. You can book directly in the calendar two weeks ahead.

Academic writing centre

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The writing centre is open for all students who wish to improve their own writing. Come and discuss your ideas, drafts and questions with one of our writing consultants.


The Humanities and Social Sciences Library in Georg Sverdrups hus has one of the largest collections in Norway.

Everything you need to know about borrowing

Find out who can borrow and what the library regulations are.

Resources by subject

Find relevant resources by subject.

ISS info

The Library A-Z: Information about the library services and collections for the ISS-students

Upcoming events

  • filmscreeningmay Film screening May 7, 2020 5:00 PM

    Take a break from your exam preparations and relax with a film screening!

  • shutupandwrite_303 Shut up & write! May 8, 2020 9:00 AM

    Er det vanskelig å finne tid til å skrive? Akademisk skrivesenter arrangerer felles, strukturert skrivetid etter modellen "Shut up & write!"

  • veiledningsvakten-humsam Veiledningsvakten HumSam: Henvisningssjekken May 19, 2020 12:00 PM

    Nesten i mål med å levere oppgaven, men har spørsmål om referansebruk og referanselister? Vi hjelper så langt vi kan!

About Georg Sverdrups hus

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