The Main book collection
Here you will find all recent books
acquired over the last 20-25 years
- and a lot of older titles.
The main collection is often called
Dewey collection, as the
books are arranged according to
the Dewey decimal classification
system, an international system
also used in public libraries.
Course books on the topics
instructed at the faculty, are placed
in separate shelves, and are
intended for in-library-use only.
For some of the titles, a second
copy, or the previous edition,
may be held in the main
collection as lending material.
Manuals on computer programs
Some manuals on
computer programs (in Norwegian)
are shelved opposite to the
More advanced books
on informatics are included
in the main collection.
Hovedoppgaver, master's theses, doctoral dissertations
Theses and dissertations
from the departments
are placed on the shelves on the
right hand side, behind the course
Some older collections are shelved
behind the course books, including
some old holdings incorporated
from department libraries, and
arranged by several different older
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