In the library you can find books, journals and student assignments. We also have a collection of syllabus literature that you can borrow, the loan period is one day. Use the search field at the top of this page to find literature from the library’s collections.
The library has a wide selection of databases covering most subjects. All the databases the library subscribes to can be found in Oria
A selection of databases in technology can be found on our subject pages and blogs.
A selection of databases in natural sciences can be found on our subject pages and blogs
A selection of databases in architecture, civil- and environmental engineering can be found on our subject pages and blogs.
You have access to these on campus or via VPN
Kalvskinnet Library has books and encyclopedia in the fields of Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Renewable Energy, Informatics, E-learning, Mathematics, Chemistry, Materials Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Logistics and Sign Language.
The library has a wide selection of e-books covering most subjects. You can find most of the e-books by searching Oria. Limit the search to ‘e-books’ to get relevant results. You have access to the e-books on campus or via VPN. To be able to do a more thorough search, you can search directly in the e-book databases:
ProQuest Ebook Central – 100.000 e-books covering most subject areas.
Safari Books Online – e-books within IT subjects
Ebsco – a wide selection of e-books within various subjects
Dawsonera – a smaller selection of e-books within various subjects (log in via Feide)
To download e-books, you need to use specialised software, e.g. Adobe Digital Edition.
More information about how to use e-books from the library
The library has a selection of subscribed newspapers. These are stored for one week. You also have access to electronic newspapers via ATEKST, a complete newspaper archive for a number of Norwegian newspapers. In addition, you can access newspapers from all over the world through Press Reader. See our video tutorial (in Norwegian). Access on campus or via VPN