Unit

Consortial Abbreviation: 
Unit
Brief Description: 

Unit negotiates and manages 39 licence agreements on behalf of Norwegian research libraries from the public sector. The agreements focus on access to electronic resources such as e-journals, reference databases, dictionaries and encyclopedias.

Unit is the national coordinator for the work with open access in Norway.

Principal Consortial Functions: 
Electronic content licensing
Interlibrary loan/document delivery
Mailing Address: 
Fridtjof Nansens vei 19, 0369 Oslo, Norway
Country: 
Norway
Staff Contacts: 
Nina Karlstrøm, Team Leader, Licensing and open access, nina.karlstrom@unit.no Nils Andenaes, Senior Adviser, nils.andenas@unit.no Janicke Furberg, Adviser, janicke.furberg@unit.no Tore Nilsen, Senior Advisor, tore.nilsen@unit.no Solveig Wikstrøm, Senior advisor, solveig.wikstrom@unit.no Jens Aasheim, Senior advisor, jens.aasheim@unit.no
Number of Member Libraries (full or core members): 
206
Types of Member Libraries: 
Academic
Public
Special
Other Types of Members: 
Government organisations
Number of Staff: 
6.00