Articles in journals and newspapers
NB! Some of these databases are only available through the college's computer network or by use of a username and password. If you need a password to one of these electronic resources, you will find it in the library's "room" in Fronter (Biblioteket). You can also contact one of the college libraries: Bø,Notodden, Porsgrunn or Rauland
Artikelbasen - Danish journal articles. Free access.
BioMed Central [Full text] - journals in biology and medicine which publish their articles freely on the Internet. You must register as a user before you can search the database. Free access.
CINAHL - Nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines.
Directory of Open Access Journals [Full text] - search more than 60,000 journals which are freely available on the Internet. Also has a list of more than 1000 academic journals which are freely available on the Internet. Free access.
ETDEWEB - information on energy R&D; energy policy and planning; basic sciences (e.g., physics, chemistry and biomedical) and materials research; the environmental impact of energy production and use, including climate change; energy conservation; nuclear (e.g., reactors, isotopes, waste management); coal and fossil fuels; renewable energy technologies (e.g., solar, wind, biomass, geothermal, hydro) and much, much more. Free access.
GreenFILE - offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records. Abstacts from journals which include Bioscience (from1964), Conservation Biology (from 1987), Journal of Ecology (from 1913) and Journal of Environmental Planning & Management(from 1948). Links to fulltext where available. Access off campus
Helsebiblioteket - access to a wide range of international medical and health databases, including Medline, PsychInfo, EMBASE and Cochrane Library. Much available in fulltext. Free access in Norway for most of the contents.
IOPscience [Full text] Access to current volume and 10 years backfiles of journals from the Institute of Physics.
LIBRIS' artikkeldatabase - Swedish journal articles. Free access.
NORA [Full text] - Norwegian research material (fulltext) including research articles, reports, theses, dissertations etc. Free access.
NORART - Norwegian journal articles. Free access.
OAIster [[Full text] - search engine searching fulltext research material on the Internet. Includes research articles, reports, theses, dissertations etc.Books, journal articles, conference proceedings. Free access.
Open J-Gate portal [Full text] - Journal articles which are freely available on the net. Covers over 3000 journals. Free access.
PubMed - journal articles in medicine, physiology, nursing, health sciences etc. Linking to full text where available. Free Access.
Scientific Commons [Full text] - over 16 000 scientific articles, thesis and other publications in all subjects. Free access.
SciFinder - database covering chemistry and biotechnology. Search for references, chemical substances (CAS numbers), chemical reactions, chemical structures, patents and more. You need to register. Access off campus
SpringerLink [Full text] - academic journals from the science publisher Springer. Covers several disciplines but with an emphasis on the natural sciences. TUC has access to full text from 1997. Access off campus
Svemed+- Swedish database for medicine and health sciences. Contains much Norwegian literature. Linking to full text where available. Free access.