Dictionaries / Encyclopedias

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Bokmålsordboka og Nynorskordboka - Språkrådet
Ortographic Dictionary of Bokmål and Orthographic Dictionary of Bokmål

The Green Dictionary - developed by NMBU
Terms from food and environmental science, agriculture, forestry, etc.
28,400 English, German and Norwegian entries.

Ordnett.no* - Kunnskapsforlaget's digital dictionaries are available online at ordnett.
NMBU has access to:

  • Dictionary of Foreign Words
  • Norwegian Dictionary of Synonyms
  • Orthographic Dictionary of Bokmål
  • Orthographic Dictionary of Nynorsk
  • Dictionary of Economics
  • Medical Dictionary
  • Technical Dictionary
  • English Dictionary (Norwegian-English/English-Norwegian)
  • English Comprehensive Dictionary (Norwegian-English/English-Norwegian)
  • Dictionary of Economics (English-Norwegian/Norwegian-English)
  • Medical Dictionary (English-Norwegian/Norwegian-English)
  • Technical Dictionary (Norwegian-English/English-Norwegian)
  • Oxford Dictionary of English
  • Oxford Dictionary of Quotations
  • Oxford Thesaurus of English
  • Oxford Concise Medical Dictionary
  • German Dictionary (German-Norwegian/Norwegian-German)
  • Spanish Dictionary (Spanish-Norwegian/Norwegian-Spanish)
  • French Dictionary (French-Norwegian/Norwegian-French)
  • Italian Dictionary (Italian-Norwegian/Norwegian-Italian)


Encyclopedias (subject)

Biokemisk Leksikon - biochemistry and chemistry (Danish)

GeoLeksi -  geology (Norwegian)

The Internet Movie Database

Den virtuella floran - botany (Swedish)

The World Factbook - Central Intelligence Agency

Encyclopedias (general)

Britannica Online* - online academic edition

Store Norske Leksikon - Kunnskapsforlaget (Norwegian)

Wikipedia - the free encyclopedia that anyone can edit

Published 31. January 2008 - 11:00 - Updated 18. September 2018 - 14:34