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Course material

Check out the presentation from our newest course on searching, referencing and academic writing here!

Working from home?

To access to all the Library's electronic resources when you are not on campus, remember to log in to the proxy server.

Need help with sources?

Use the Citation Compass and find out how to cite and evaluate your sources.

The Podcast about Academic Writing

Short (10-15 min) episodes available both in Norwegian and English

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Search the University Library's resources

Dear SciTech student, the online library is open!

Are you looking for literature for your thesis? You can search in Oria or in one of our databases for Science and Technology. Just remember to log on using remote access

If you need help searching for literature, Zotero, EndNote, LaTeX, Tableau or if you have other questions, feel free to contact us.

Try the browser extension Library Access from Lean Library!

Use Library Access to search automatically in the University Library resources! Lean Library gives you access to electronic books, articles and databases no matter where you are. Click on the picture to download Library Access.  


Welcome to the Science and Technology subject pages!
You can find information about new science and technology books in the library, LaTeX and how to search for literature by clicking the menu bar above. You can of course also contact us if you have any questions. 

The University Library has a lot to offer the students at UiS:

  • Relevant and updated literature (books, e-books, journal articles, ...). Use Oria to search our resources. If we don't have it ourselves, we will get it for you, contact
  • The Study Lab - book an appointment with a mentor to help you improve your academic writing skills. The Study Lab also offers classes in academic writing. 
  • The Data Lab - join one of our workshops and learn powerful softwares for analyzing and vizualising like NVivo, SPSS and Tableau. 
  • Join one of our courses - learn reference management softwares like EndNote and Zotero, or learn how to cite sources manually. You can also learn how to write your thesis i LaTeX, as an alternative to Word
  • The podcast about academic writing - learn more about the student role and academic writing while you make dinner, vacuum, exercise - basically anytime you like! Short episodes, available in both Norwegian and English.
  • Borrow a LibrarianFor master students, PhDs or scientific staff. 
  • The 3D-lab - open to all students who participates in an introduction with one of the staff. 
  • A lot of different places to read and work, from the quiet zone downstairs to the steam punk-inspired Data Lab, from the nature surroundings in the Study Lab to the old-timey Library feeling in Kongsgårdsalongen. Check out the pictures at the bottom of the page and come visit us!

Contact Librarians

The contact librarians for Science and Technology would love to help you with anything you need! Please contact us if you have questions or suggestions. 

Inger Gåsemyr's picture
Inger Gåsemyr
Academic Librarian for Science and Technology, Contact librarian for IER, IEP, Risk management and Societal Safety at ISØP, EndNote, Bibliometrics
Universitetsbiblioteket i Stavanger
+47 51831125
Linn Elise Gulliksen's picture
Linn Elise Gulliksen
Academic Librarian for Science and Technology. Contact Librarian for IKBM and IMF. Coordinator for the Data Lab and the 3D lab. LaTeX and Tableau.
UiS Ullandhaug
Kjølv Egelands hus, KE A-282
Håkon Magne Bjerkan's picture
Håkon Magne Bjerkan
Academic Librarian for Science and Technology. Contact Librarian for IDE, IMBM and City and regional planning at ISØP. Bibliometrics. Standards. Zotero.
UiS Ullandhaug
KE A-284
+47 51831072