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Databases marked with an asterix* are only available for staff and students at Østfold University College.

Database Content Help Subjects

Academic Search Premier*  

Interdisciplinary database of journal articles - some full text.*    

ACM Digital Library *

Articles and conference proceedings from The Association for Computing Machinery - full text.    

ACS journals *

Articles in fulltext from American Chemical Society.    

Atekst *

Articles from Norwegian newspapers.    

AustLit *

Database on Australian literature

Holdings of Danish libraries. Free access.    

Bielefeld Academic Search Engine

Search engine for academic open access web resources. BASE is operated by Bielefeld University Library.    

Britannica Academic *

Encyclopedia Britannica for academics.    

British Nursing Index**

References to articles in 500 journals and 10000 e-books in french.  160 journals are available in fulltext for HiØ.

For å avgrense til artikler som HIØ har tilgang til i fulltekst huker man av for «Texte intégral accessible» etter å ha gjort et søk

Campbell Library

Systematic reviews of studies of the effects of policies and practices in crime & justice, education, methods and social welfare. Free access.    


The Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health (CINAHL) database provides authoritative coverage of the literature related to nursing and allied health. Articles in Full text.

Systematic reviews - medicine. Full text. Free access in Norway.    

Danish National Research Database (DEF)

Publications and research from Danish Universities. Free access.    


Directory of open access journals. Free access.    

Ebook Central *

More than 130 000 e-books. Multidisciplinary. Search within the books. Also accesible in Oria.    

Ebsco *

 Academic search premier, Cinahl, Eric, Lista and eBook Collection.    

Ebsco eBook Collection *

Some ebooks from Ebsco    

Education Source *

Journal articles in education - some fulltext    

Emerald *

E-journals on Business, Management & Strategy Collection
HR, Learning and Organization Studies eJournal Collection

Eric *

Journal articles and reports in education.    

Google Scholar

Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. Google Scholar helps you find relevant work across the world of scholarly research.    


Offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment, green technology, global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. Articles    


The Norwegian Electronic Health Library.    

IEEE Xplore *

Articles, standards and conference papers on electrical engineering, computer science, electronics, and related disciplines published by IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) og IEE (The Institution of Electrical Engineers). Full text.    

Idunn *

Norwegian journals in full text.    

JStor *

E-journals from the multidisciplinary collections "Arts & Sciences" I, II and III, which contain almost 600 academic journals. Some examples of subjects are Economics, Political Science, Music, Languages, Literature, Mathematics, and Statistics, etc.    


Sweden's national library system. Free access.    

Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)

Covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. Complete coverage is given to various fields of linguistics including descriptive, historical, comparative, theoretical and geographical linguistics. Provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,500 serials publications, abstracts of books, book chapters, and dissertations. Not fulltext.    

Lippincott Williams and Wilkins (LWW) *

Medical e-journals    


Library information science and technology Abstracts.    


Reviews, abstracts and bibliographic information in mathematics.    

Medline *



Nordic Base of Early Childhood Education and Care. Free access.    


National search service for scientific information  in open institutional archives. Free access.     


Norwegian article index. Search for articles in a number of Norwegian journals. Free access.    

Online Contents Linguistik

Online Contents Linguistik contains the table of contents of about 450 journals  that are held by the Special Collection General Linguistics at the University Library of Frankfurt. You may also get the current table of contents of your favourite journals by e-mail. Help (in german only).


Ordnett *

Dictionaries in nowegian, swedish, english, german, french, spanisk, russian and medicine. Ordnett includes dictionaries published by Oxford University Press e.g. Oxford Dictionary of English, Oxford Thesaurus of English and Oxford Dictionary of Quotations    


Oria is a search engine that allows you to search the library's resources, books, articles, journals, music, films and electronic resources etc.    

Ovid nursing *

E-journals. 276 nursing journals indexed in MEDLINE.    

Oxford English Dictionary (OED)*


Project Muse *

Project Muse Basic Research contents 223 e-journals from American academic publishers, humanities and social science.    

Proquest *

E-journals in health administration, leadership, medicine, nursing and psychology.
Articles for Proquest are no longer available from 1st of March. 2020


Full text articles from APA - American Psychological Association journals
Articles from PsycArticles are no longer available from 1st of March 2020

PsycINFO *

Citations and summaries relevant to psychology, including organizational psychology.    


Reference database in medicine and related disciplines. Free access.    


Free information retrieval system for psychological resources with a European focus. PubPsych offers, where available, full-text linking, links to additional information and link resolving.     

Royal Society of Chemistry *

Articles in fulltext from Royal Society of Chemistry.     

Sage Premier *

A multidisciplinary full-text database offering journal articles from 600 Sage journals.    

ScienceDirect *

A multidisciplinary full-text database offering journal articles and book chapters from more than 2,500 peer-reviewed journals and more than 11,000 books.    

Scopus *

Abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings. Some full text    

Social Care Online

The UK’s largest database of information and research on all aspects of social care and social work.    

SpringerLink *

A multidisciplinary full-text database providing journal articles and book chapters from more than 1,900 peer-reviewed journals. *

ISO Standards available online for students at HiØ    


References to Nordic articles in medicine, heath sciences and nursing. Free access.    


Academic publications at Swedish universities.    

Taylor & Francis Online *

E-journals: S&T collection (Science & Technical) 323 titles and SSH collection (Social Science & Humanities) 1015 titles.    

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry *

A reference work detailing the science and technology in all areas industrial chemistry.    

Universalis *

French encyclopedia    


An evidence based, peer reviewed information resource for clinical questions. Please sign in to get access.       

Web of Science *

Web of Science contains three citation indexes, covering leading academic journals in Science, Social Science, Arts and Humanities, linked full text.    

Wiley Online Library *

E-journals:  STM collection (Science, Technical, Medical), ~775 titles and HSS collection (Humanities & Social Science) ~460 titles.    


Catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide. Free access.    


Published June 19, 2018 9:39 AM - Last modified Nov. 10, 2021 12:37 PM