What do we offer at the library:
- The collections
The library is open to everyone. Do college level research using our print collection, or by accessing thousands of full text articles online from our online databases. Skilled librarians will answer your questions during office hours. After 4 in the afternoon and at Saturdays, student assistants work in the library.
Study rooms, reading rooms and computer labs
Find a quiet place to study in our study rooms, or do group work in one of our group rooms. We have a total number of 44 quiet study places, 3 computer labs with a total of 77 places, and 8 group rooms and 5 individual study rooms.
Courses and events
The Vestfold library hosts many events and courses throug the semester, that both students and faculty can attend to. The libary is more than willing to give presentatsions at faculty meetings. We are comitted to give multiple forms of training in information seeking, citation tools and academic writing for undergraduates at HSN. We also have a number of open events and workshops. Most are in Norwegian, but if requested, they will be held in English.
We have a total number of 370 study- and social meeting places in the large open areas of the library. Meet fellow students and study at large tables where you can spread out, take a break with today's newspapers, or play a game of chess.
Request a librarian
We will answer to all your questions in the counter, by e-mail or on social media. If you need extra help doing your literature research, help with EndNote or other library services, book a time with a librarian.
Tech support (IT support)
Need help troubleshooting computer or printing problems? You will find IT support on the first floor of the library. The counter is open during normal office hours only: Monday-Thursday from 8.30-15.30 and Fridays from 8.30-14.00
Fiction, children's books, movies and audio books, comics
We hace a collection of fiction and comics (Norwegian and English), and a collection of children's literature on the 1st floor. On the main floor we have DVDs, audio books and a small collection of musical CDs.