University of Bergen Library

Scandinavian Studies

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Scandinavian Studies includes Norwegian, Swedish, Danish, Icelandic and Old Norse. The university library provides access to a wide selection of books, theses, articles and other types of material, in printed or electronic form. These can be found by using our search engine Oria (see search box further up). If you can't find the book you need, you may suggest it for purchase.

Use the Library from home

Start at the University of Bergen Library homepage.

Search the library catalogue Oria as usual. If you experience problems with access, you have to connect to the UiB-network using VPN. Still problems? Send an email, and we will help you. 

If you experience trouble accessing the literature you need, please contact us. We may be able to provide digital access or alternative literature. See the bottom of this page for contact information for your subject librarian.

For more information, please see our information page.

You may also contact UiBHjelp or try our chat.

Where to find the books at the Library of Humanities

Nordisk linguistics                   439.5 to 439.8          1. floor
Nordisk literary science          839.5 to 839.82        5. floor (book tower)

Norwegian                                 S 1 to S 4                    4. floor (book tower)
Danish, Faroese, Icelandic     S 5 to 8                       3. floor (book tower)
Swedish                                       S 9 to S 10                 3. floor (book tower)
Old Norse
- language                                  439.6                           1. floor
- literature                                   839.6                           5. floor (book tower)

Journals                                                                             Must be ordered from the catalogue
See also Older texts                 H                                   2. floor (book tower)