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Master's theses submission to Brage

Master's theses submission to Brage

Deadline for the theses submission? Don't forget to submit your theses to the Brage archive! We are here to help you.

Summer 2021

Summer 2021

Our opening hours will be reduced this summer, starting from 1 June.  

Have a nice summer! 

Overdue notices

Overdue notices

Since the University Library is now open, we have started to send out reminders and overdue notices. Please be aware that errors may occur. We are sorry for the inconvenience. Please contact us, and we will help you.

Normal use of our libraries

Normal use of our libraries

From Wednesday April 28 you can use the library facilities as normal. Due to new Covid-regulations you can stay for longer periods of time in our library units. Please remember to use a facemask.

Open Libraries

Open Libraries

The libraries at Sørhellinga and in the Veterinary Building open from Tuesday, April 20. The libraries will only open for library services and not for studying. Please remember to still follow the strict Covid regulations for NBMU and Ås municipality.

Closed during Easter

Closed during Easter

The Take Away services are closed from the 27th of March until the 5th of April. 
7th of April we reopen for Take Away services at the Sørhellinga Library. Happy Easter!

 

The NMBU University library is closed

The NMBU University library is closed

The University library Sørhellinga is closed until further notice. While we are closed we offer a Take away service where you can pick up ordered books and other material.

Practical information about our services

Practical information about our services

Currently, our library at Sørhellinga is the only one that is open. Books and journals that were previously located at Adamstuen or the Tower Building are still unavailable for loans and requests. The collections are now being relocated to the new Veterinary Building at Campus Ås. 

The Sørhellinga Library reopens

The Sørhellinga Library reopens

On Monday February 22 the Sørhellinga Library reopens as usual.
The libraries in the Tower Building and at Adamstuen are still closed due to relocation to the new Veterinary Building.

We now offer take away of books and articles

We now offer take away of books and articles

We now offer a take away service where you can pick up ordered books and articles. You can also order books from other libraries in Oria, as usual. Please follow national guidelines to prevent the corona virus from spreading. 

Crash-courses in literature searching

Crash-courses in literature searching

Need help to find academic literature? The library will hold digital Crash-courses in literature search on Thursday, 4th of February. The courses will be hold in Zoom. Welcome!

The library is closed

The library is closed

The library is closed from January 25., and until further notice, due to the latest covid regulations. 

New version of EndNote

New version of EndNote

The newest version of EndNote, EndNote 20, is now available for NMBU students and employees. With EndNote 20 the system has been upgraded and will have a new user interface.

Updated course calender

Updated course calender

The course calendar for spring 2021  is updated. All courses are held digitally in Zoom.

The university libraries at the Tower Building and Adamstuen are moving

The university libraries at the Tower Building and Adamstuen are moving

The libraries at the Tower Building and Adamstuen are moving to the Veterinary building. Thousands of books are waiting to get packed. Therefore, the two sections need to close from December 16th (Tower Building) and December 21st (Adamstuen), ca until the middle of February. The Sørhellinga library will be open as usual. We are looking forward to welcoming you to our new library in 2021!

Academic Writing Days 2020 - 14. and 15. Oct.

Academic Writing Days 2020 - 14. and 15. Oct.

Academic Writing can seem complicated. Join our series of lectures in Zoom, and we will guide you through the maze.

Take a course in EndNote

EndNote is a reference manage tool. We offer courses on campus and digitally with Zoom.

Overdue notices

Overdue notices

Remember to return or renew your loans. The library is now open and we have started to send out overdue notices. You can return books at all our library units or put them in the return boxes outside the libraries.

Infection prevention in the library

Infection prevention in the library

The library is open. Help us by keeping your distance and following the infection prevention measures.

Extended access to Nature-journals

Extended access to Nature-journals

Students and staff at NMBU can now get access to several Nature-journals. The NMBU University Library has this summer activated new digital subscriptions to different Nature-journals.

Summer at the Library

Summer at the Library

We have the pleasure to announce that the NMBU University Library finally opens 10th of August. Until then we still offer Take Away services, but mark that our library units will be closed some weeks this summer.

Return your books before summer

Return your books before summer

Do you have books you want to return before summer starts? You can return books every day in week 24, 8th til 12th of June, even though the library is still closed.

Take away library!

Take away library!

Are you in urgent need of a book? We are now opening a Take away service where you can borrow highly needed material from our printed collections. You can also return books. This is a limited service and we hope that you follow national guidelines to prevent the corona virus from spreading. 

Do you have questions regarding referencing or literature lists?

Do you have questions regarding referencing or literature lists?

Get help joining our virtual Referencing Coffee in May.

«Read and publish» agreement

«Read and publish» agreement

A «read and publish» agreement with American Chemical Society (ACS) is now available for researchers and students at NMBU. The agreement is for articles accepted from 1. Jan 2020.

E-books at NMBU

E-books at NMBU

Staff and students have access to thousands of digital books through the University Library. Search for e-books in Oria or search directly in Springer, EBSCO and the National Library of Norway.

Closed library buildings - open library resources

Closed library buildings - open library resources

A lot of library services are still ongoing, even of the buildings are closed.

The NMBU University Library will be closed until further notice

The NMBU University Library will be closed until further notice

According to NMBU’s recommendations our libraries at Campus Ås and Adamstuen will close from today due to the corona virus.

Kunnskapsfrokost: Writing the Master Thesis

Kunnskapsfrokost: Writing the Master Thesis

Welcome to Kunnskapsfrokost about writing the Master Thesis, Tuesday 4th of February, 09:00- 10:00. We introduce principles of academic writing, how to create an outline, and what to focus on in the different drafts. Lecture in english by the Writing Centre.

 

Kunnskapsfrokost: Your innovation process

Kunnskapsfrokost: Your innovation process

Are you sure that your research is new and only yours?
Ard Innovation and the NMBU Library will present their services and how they can assist you from idea evaluation to financing at NMBU.

Mac user? macOS Catalina requires a reinstallation of EndNote

Mac user? macOS Catalina requires a reinstallation of EndNote

With the new operating system macOS Catalina, users are finding it impossible to access EndNote.

Welcome to a new semester!

Welcome to a new semester!

Are you familiar with searching in databases and referencing? The librarians are busy teaching just now.

Summer opening hours

Summer opening hours

We have reduced opening hours for each library unit this summer.
Have a nice summer! 

Open access publishing agreements - Updated

Open access publishing agreements - Updated

A total of seven open access publishing agreements are now available for NMBU employees. The agreements allow for open access publishing in a wide range of journals. The cost is covered through the subscriptions held by the University Library.

New national agreement with Elsevier

New national agreement with Elsevier

A press release made by the Ministry of Education and Research informs that a unique agreement has been negotiated between Unit (Norway) and Elsevier. The new read & publish agreement ensures access to and allows for open publication in the majority of Elsevier journals.

Kunnskapsfrokost: Think- Check- Submit

Kunnskapsfrokost: Think- Check- Submit

This Kunnskapsfrokost is about publishing.
We show you how to identify trusted journals and avoid the predatory ones.
Lecture in english.

Scopus

Scopus

The University Library is pleased to announce access to Scopus.

Oria - The Library Search has a New Design

Oria - The Library Search has a New Design

Oria, the library’s database, has a new user interface. The design is new, but the content is the same.