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Selected resources

International Political Science Abstracts, produced by the International Political Science Association. Indexing and abstracts of the world's leading journals in political science.

The International Bibliography of the Social Sciences is an online resource for social science and interdisciplinary research. IBSS includes bibliographic references to journal articles, books, reviews and selected chapters dating back to 1951.

JSTOR provides a wide range of content in a digital archive of academic journals and other scholarly content.

ISI Web of Knowledge
Web of Science provides quick, powerful access to the world's leading citation databases.

Sociological Abstracts
CSA Sociological Abstracts abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.


News and mediadatabases

  • Atekst - Norske aviser/ medier
  • Factiva - en stor internasjonal nyhetsdatabase
  • Pravda Digital Archive Pravda i fulltekst fra 1912 til 2009.
  • Keesing`s World News Archives - "40 years of fulltext international news reports", globale nyheter fra verdenspressen. Fulltekst
  • Westlaw International - News from US, European Union, Great Britain and more. Fulltext.
  • The Economist - Enter via Oria - Log on to Oria - Log on to the Economist as recommended in Oria
  • Economic and political Weekly - The Economic and Political Weekly (EPW) is a weekly peer-reviewed academic journal covering all social sciences, and is published by the Sameeksha Trust. (New to the list, try this one!!)

Norway and the Norwegian political system


Book search

Oria - The Library Database includes books, journals, articles, sound recordings, printed music etc. held by the norwegian research libraries.

How do I find books using the Dewey Classification Scheme?

The Depot Library: magazines, books, microfilms and more. The collection is made up of transferred, compulsorily delivered and purchased material, where UB has transferred material for many years.

New books

Text mining and data management

Text mining - Info from the Osli University Library

Digital Scholarship Center - at the University Library

DH- NB - Resources from the National library



Recommended e-resources

Remote access

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Search & Write (Søk & Skriv) is a well-built site with online resources for academic writing.

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PhD on Track - is an online resource for PhD students on sources and referencing for research purposes and on publishing research.

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For Researchers is a guidance to sources and referencing, databases, publishing and other research related matters.

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