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Opening hours

Here you will find opening hours at our libraries. 

Opening hours for each library

Archaeological library

Access to pick up and return books:

  • Monday - Thursday: 10:00-14:30 (closed 11:30-12:00 for lunch)

Please feel free to contact the library to arrange a time for your visit.

Go to the Archaeological library

Dentistry library

  • Monday - Friday: 10:00-14:00
  • Students and staff at the Facutly of Dentistry have access using their access card and code outside of opening hours.  

Return books outside the library:

  • cabinet outside the Dentistry library entrance.

Go to the Dentistry library

Ethnographic library

  • Visits to the Ethnographic Library in the autumn of 2021 must be arranged in advance.

Go to the Ethnographic library

Humanities and Social Sciences library in Georg Sverdrups Hus

Opening hours:

  • Monday - Friday: 08:00-22:00
  • Saturday - Sunday: 10:00-18:00

The desk is staffed:

  • Monday - Friday: 08:00-20:00
  • Saturday - Sunday: 10:00-18:00

Go to the Humanities and Social Sciences library in Georg Sverdrups Hus

Informatics library

Students and staff have access using their access card and code:

  • Monday - Sunday: 05:00-24:00

 The library is staffed and open for everyone:

  • Monday - Friday: 10:00-15:00

  Return books outside the library:

  • cabinet outside the Informatics library entrance.

Go to the Informatics library

Law library in Domus Juridica

Students and staff have access using their access card and code:

  • Monday–Sunday: 05:00–24:00

Open for everyone: 

  • Monday–Thursday: 08:00–20:00
  • Friday: 08:00–18:00
  • Saturday: 10:00–18:00

Go to the Law library in Domus Juridica

Medical library at Rikshospitalet

Students and staff have access using their OUS access card and code:

  • Access round the clock

The desk is staffed and open for everyone:

  • Monday - Friday: 08:00-17:00
  • Saturday: 10:00-15:00
  • There are currently visitor restrictions at Oslo University Hospital. If you do not have an access card for the hospital, you must make an appointment with the library to enter the hospital. Please send us an e-mail and we will help you.

Return books outside the library:

  • cabinet outside the Medical library entrance (Rikshospitalet).

Go to the Medical library at Rikshospitalet

Medical library at Ullevål Hospital

Students and staff have access using their OUS access card and code:

  • Access round the clock

The desk is staffed and open for everyone:

  • Monday - Friday: 08:00-17:00
  • There are currently visitor restrictions at Oslo University Hospital. If you do not have an access card for the hospital, you must make an appointment with the library to enter the hospital. Please send us an e-mail and we will help you.

Return books outside the library:

  • cabinet outside the Medical library entrance (Ullevål Hospital).

Go to the Medical library at Ullevål Hospital

Medical library services at The Norwegian Radium Hospital

Our office at The Norwegian Radium Hospital is currently closed. The library offers digital help and guidance, please see the subject guide for medicine.

Go to the Medical library services at The Norwegian Radium Hospital

Natural History Museum - Library

Until the new library is ready in 2021, all material can be ordered via oria.no and will be sent directly to the respective mail shelves.

Material found at NHM can be picked up directly from the shelves. The loan is registered by sending an e-mail to nhm-bibliotek@ub.uio.no.

Borrowed books are sent by internal mail to the Science Library, PO Box 1063 Blindern. Books from NHM's collections must be returned as normal.

The Science Library in Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Students and staff have access using their access card and code:

  • Monday - Sunday: 05:00-24:00

Staffed and open to everyone:

  • Monday - Friday: 10:00-20:00
  • Saturday - Sunday: 10:00-18:00
  • The study places in VB are available for booking via tp.

Go to the The Science Library in Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Student Library Sophus Bugge

Open to everyone - without a card: 

  • Monday - Friday: 09:00-16:00

Open with a UiO card and PIN code:

  • Monday - Friday: 08:00-09:00 and 16:00-22:00
  • Saturday and Sunday: 10:00-18:00

The desk is staffed:

  • Monday - Friday: 09:00-16:00

Go to the Student library Sophus Bugge

Theological library

Open to everyone - without a card: 

  • Monday - Friday: 10:00-15:00

Open with a UiO card and PIN code:

  • Monday - Friday: 08:00-10:00 and 15:00-22:00
  • Saturday and Sunday: 10:00-18:00

The desk is staffed:

  • Monday - Friday: 10:00-15:00

Go to the Theological library