University of Bergen Library

Subject resources

Physics and Technology


New books in physics and technology

Find the right shelf

Books in the library are sorted by the Dewey Decimal Classification. Books in physics have numbers that start with 51x and in technology numbers that start with 62x. Click the links below to search whole categories in Oria.

530 Physics

      531 Classical mechanics

      532 Fluid mechanics

      533 Pneumatics (Gas mechanics)

      534 Sound and related vibrations

      535 Light and related radiation

      536 Heat

      537 Electricity and electronics

      538 Magnetism

      539 Modern physics

620 Engineering and allied operations

     621 Applied Physics

     622 Mining and related operations

     623 Military and nautical engineering

     624 Civil engneering

     627 Hydraulic engineering

     628 Sanitary engeneering

            (incl. green technology/ environmetal protectionengineering)


Literature about alternative energysources you can aslo find under 333.7-333.9. Books about renewable energy you find under 333.79.


Elektronic textbooks

All books that you need four your courses are avaliable in the library. One copy is always available for reading in the library and a limited number of copies are available for loan. If something is missing or you think we should have more copies let us know.

Many of the books are also available online. Some can be dowloaded as pdf while others can only be read online.

PHYS291 / Databehandling i fysikk

        Beginning Linux Programming, av Metthew, 2004

PHYS328 / Utvalgde emne innan måleteknologi

        Radioisotope Gauges for Industrial Process Measurements, av Johannsen 2004

PHYS333 / Relativistisk tungionefysikk

           Introduction to Relativistic Heavy Ion Collisions, av Csernai, 2008


PTEK205 / Numeriske metodar for prosessteknologi

        Introduction to Programming with Fortran, av Chivers, 2005

PTEK250 / Eksplosjonsfarar i prosessindustrien

        Explosion Hazards in the Process Industries, av Eckhoff, 2005

PTEK252 / Forbrenningsfysikk

        Combustion: Physical and Chemical Fundamentals (...), av Warnatz, 2006


Databases - Article search

If you are off campus and click the following links, you will first be directed to a log on screen for the UiB proxy server, to get access even though you're outside the UiB network.

Sentrale kilder i fysikk

Web of Science 

Multidisciplinary information from about 8,500 journals from Science Citation Expanded®. With cited reference searching, users can navigate forward and backward.

IEEE Xplore 

IEEE Xplore provides full text access to technical literature (journals, conferences and standards) in electrical engineering, computer science, and electronics.


OnePetro.org is a multi-society library that provides a way to search for and access a broad range of technical literature related to the oil and gas exploration and production industry.


Inspec is published by IEE - Institution of Electrical Engineers, and is a reference database covering physics, information technology, electronics, telecommunication, control engineering, and electrotechnics. (Asccess via Web of Knowledge)

Here  you find a complete list over relevant databases in physics and technology.