Teaching and courses offered to researchers

The library introduces useful topics to those who research, write and publish.

The library offers sessions, courses and workshops on a number of topics. In addition to the scheduled sessions and workshops listed below, research groups, institutes and faculties are welcome to get in touch and invite us to their meetings. We can also tailor courses for you. We look forward to cooperating with you further. 

Teaching Schedule

Fall 2022

Below you will find an overview of the teaching sessions for PhD candidates and researchers the library plans to offer during fall 2022. They are announced at our intranett Vestibylen. Welcome! 

31 August OVID
7 September Scopus
14 September Web of Science
21 September Google Scholar
28 September Ebsco
7 October EndNote
19 October Publishing
1 November Workshop Literature Searching FØS
2 November Academic Writing 1
8 November Workshop Literature Searching FIN
9 November  Academic Writing 2
15 November Workshop Literature Searching FHS
22 November Workshop Literature Searching FLKI
29 November EndNote

Topics we offer

  • Resources for researchers: Google Scholar, Publons, Scopus, Web of Science, Research Gate
  • Orcid
  • Literature searching: Where to search and how to do it
  • Reference management: Building your own article archive 
  • Open publishing of research data
  • Academic writing
  • The Vancouver recommendations for authorship
  • The publishing process (publication channels, peer review)
  • Open Access / APC
  • Plan S
  • The Cristin system and publication points
  • Research evaluation: Norwegian publication indicator, citations, journal impact factor, H-index

Shut up & write for PhD candidates

Join our regular writing sessions every Friday before lunch! To schedule your writing is essential in order to get your papers done. It is also easier to concentrate when you write together with others. Finally, it is a nice way of meeting your colleagues. UPDATED INFORMATION WILL COME IN AUGUST.


Senior Research Librarian