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UiA - University Library (UBA) offers many services to support your studies and research.


Remember to connect to the UiA network via eduVPN when you are off campus!

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Yes. Please contact UiA Help or your Subject Librarian at the library. We will help you find the answer to your question! You can also go to the UiA library's Subject pages.

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Oria is the library’s most important search tool. ORIA contains all articles and books available in Norwegian academic libraries. Oria can be accessed on the the UiA library website.

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Here you will find all the databases we have access to, listed alphabetically.

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Yes, we do. Please click here for on the library’s course offerings.

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Books already on loan can be reserved in Oria. The book will then be called in, and you will be notified when the book is available on the ‘pick-up’ shelf in the library.

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The standard loan period is 14 days, but your loan is automatically renewed up to a maximum of 12 weeks, unless someone else reserves the resource. If there is a waiting list, or the resource gets reserved, the loan period is 14 days.

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Yes. As of January 1st. 2021 the University Library (UBA) will issue library fines for overdue, lost, or damaged items.

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Yes, you can book short digital appointments either with the next available librarian or you can choose your subject-specific librarian. Each appointment is set at 10 minutes where you can get answers to your questions about source evaluation, search, and referencing.

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