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CRIStin (Current research information system in Norway) is a research information system for hospitals, research institutes, and universities and university colleges. One of the primary purposes of the system is to collect all the registrations and reporting of research activities of institutions within the three sectors in a common system.

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To register publications, you can log in with your username and password from UiB.

If you have questions regarding registration in CRIStin, please see the FAQ or contact us at cristin@uib.no.

Contact information

Access problems

If you have access problems or questions on data about persons in Cristin, please contact cristin@uib.no 

See also our information page

Uploading a publication in Cristin

In Cristin you can upload articles, chapters, books, doctoral thesis and reports in order to make them open access. The publications are transferred to UiB’s institutional archive, BORA. The university library will check the publishers’ copyright and self-archiving policies before making the publications available in BORA.

UiB requires a full-text version of all research articles to be uploaded in Cristin. For information on the instruction and guidance on uploading publications in Cristin, see https://www.uib.no/en/ub/130997/archiving-and-open-access-research-articles-instruction

Register project codes in Cristin

It is required to register the project code in Cristin to publications that are financed by the Research Council of Norway, EU or other funders that require open access. It is also recommended to register the project code of all publications that are part of externally financed projects. Please see this tutorial on how to register project codes in Cristin.

Publication channels on level 1 and 2

The Norwegian Register for Scientific Journals, Series and Publishers is operated jointly between The National Board of Scholarly Publishing (NPU) and Norwegian Directorate for Higher Education and Skills (HK-dir). Search the register for authorised publication channels.

If you wish to suggest new publication channels, use this link.

The deadline for submsissions of new publication channels for the current year is 30th November.

If you have any questions, please contact: publiseringskanaler@hkdir.no