Vestfold campus library
The library opens at 9 in the weekdays. The main entrances to the building closes at 4 in the afternoon. You can enter with your student card and your code.
If you do not wish to enter the campus to deliver or pick up library books, please call this number: 94 52 39 46 . A staff member will meet you outside for the exchange.
We can send books to your home adress. When you place an order in Oria, please type in the request to send to home adress in the "Comment" section.
We are available on phone, email and chat as per usual.
The library at Vestfold Campus is situated near the main entrance close to the information desk and café. The library covers 2.400 m² over two floors. The library is open to everyone and offers current collections of course literature, journals and online databases.
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 3:30 in the afternoon, student assistants work in the library.
Study rooms and reading rooms
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, 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 library 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 USN. 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.
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.