Databases (for journal articles, e-books etc.)

  • ScienceDirect– fulltextdatabase from Elsevier.
  • Organic Eprints – fulltext database for reports and articles in organic farming.
  • Agris – reference database for agriculture
  • Springerlink – fulltextdatabase
  • JSTOR – fulltextdatabase. Mainly articles published before the last 3-5 years
  • OpenDOAR – searchportal for open access archives in the entire world
  • OpenAIRE  – searchportal for european open access archives. 
  • Web of Science – referencedatabase
  • Scopus - referencedatabase
  • Wiley - fulltextdatabase


Student papers

Other useful information

  • Google Scholar – search engine for books, reports, articles and patents
  • Den grønne ordboka – dictionary with terms in food, environment, forestry and agriculture. In Norwegian, English and German
  • Encyclopedia of Life – free encyclopedia for animal- and plant species
  • Catalogue of life - free reference work on scientific species names (click on Access to search)
  • FAOSTAT – international agricultural statistics