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Subject page for special needs education

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Marianne Inez Lien

Subject specialist in special needs education
Humanities and Social Sciences Library

Selected resources

International Encyclopedia of Education
Published by Elsevier, 2010. Comprehensive encyclopdia with articles in general education, special needs education, higher education, educational technology, teacher education, educational leadership, globalisation and more.

ISI-Web of Knowledge
Cross-disciplinary, international database with mainly articles. You can search for topics in articles, and citations in articles and books. Journals are ranked by "impact factor".

Cross-disciplinary database with articles in Norwegian and Nordic journals.

International database of education published by Education Resources Information Center. The database contains articles, reports, monographies, dissertations, conference papers as well as teachers' guides.

International database for literature in psychology. Herewith also psychological literature in education, medicine and psychiatry

Medical database. Uses the keywordsystem known as MESH. Suitable for searching for diagnoses, difficulties and conditions.

New books

The new books-overview is currently not in place due to our new library system, but this will be in order some time during the spring semester.

Other resources

Ebrary - electronic books on education - around 2000 titles

World Bank e-library Reports and documents (not listed in Oria)

OECD Source   Education at a Glance, statistics etc.

Suggest a purchase

You are welcome to suggest additions to our collection (books, journals etc).

Remote access

Access library resources when you are not on campus.

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

The writing centre at UiO is open for all students who wish to improve their own writing. Discuss ideas, drafts and questions with one of the writing mentors at the centre. Book an appointment.

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

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

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