Norway Top Sites for Reference


    A free encyclopedia built collaboratively using wiki software. (Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License).

    The National Library of Norway

    The Library holds unique manuscript collections of Norwegian authors, composers, scientists, and politicians. Outline of collections, online databases.


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    En samlebetegnelse for Riksarkivaren, de regionale statsarkivene samt Sámi Arkiiva (samisk arkiv). Kataloger, formidling av arkivalier via internett samt lover og forskrifter for arkivdrift.

    Quora Market Research

    Quora is your best source for knowledge. Quora aims to be the easiest place to write new content and share content from the web.

    Real-time ships positions worldwide. Watch vessels arrivals and departures at ports and get notifications. Full details of merchant vessels and historical itineraries

    Yahoo! Answers

    Ask questions and get answers from other people in the community.

    The Internet Archive

    Nonprofit organisation established to preserve Web sites by taking regular "snapshots". The Wayback Machine provides links to older versions of a webpage. There are special collections, for example on Web pioneers.

    Urban Dictionary

    A veritable cornucopia of streetwise lingo, posted and defined by its readers.

    The Free Dictionary

    English, Medical, Legal, and Computer Dictionaries, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, a Literature Reference Library, and a Search Engine all in one!


    wikiHow is a wiki based collaboration to build the world’s largest, highest quality how to manual. Our multilingual how to manual has free step-by-step instructions on how to do all types of things.


    Collaborative project for creating a free lexical database in every language, complete with meanings, etymologies, and pronunciations.


    Biblioteksystemet for bibliotekene på alle universitetene, Nasjonalbiblioteket og en rekke høgskoler og fagbibliotek i Norge. - a free online encyclopedia and information reference. Research articles from Columbia Encyclopedia and Encyclopedia Britannica.

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    Online version of Roget's II: The New Thesaurus, 3rd edition.


    An information source for scientific, technical, and medical research. Subscription required for some sections.


    The Free Wiki World Map – An openly licensed map of the world being created by volunteers using local knowledge, GPS tracks and donated sources. Includes an interactive map and details of how to get involved.

    Two-way lookup with over 630,000 keywords. User contributions are encouraged. Includes user recorded voices, vocabulary trainer and translation forum.

    Norge i bilder

    Administrasjonsmodul for Norge i bilder


    Publisher of American English dictionaries and reference sources.

    Digitalt Museum - Velkommen

    På DigitaltMuseum finner du gjenstander, fotografier, kunst, bygninger, filmer og lydklipp fra mange museer.


    Ein Service der LEO GmbH: Kostenlose Online-Wörterbücher/Foren/Trainer für Deutsch-Englisch/Französisch/Spanisch/Italienisch/Chinesisch/Russisch

    Førstesida - Språkrådet

    Språkrådet - informasjon om norsk språk, bokmål og nynorsk, reglar og råd, øvingar, språkhistorie, språkvern - loving languages

    Search translations in the online dictionary and have fun learning languages with vocabulary lessons and many free games and quizzes.

    Online dictionary

    Online dictionary. Almost all languages available, millions of translations

    Nokia'nın yer bulma ve harita servisi.


    Dictionary containing English to/from Spanish, French, German, and Italian, and a language forum.


    Word translator, supporting English, Spanish and Norwegian.

    Deichmanske bibliotek

    Folkebiblioteket for Oslo og norges største folkebibliotek. Biblioteket er fjernlånssentral for landets øvrige folke/fylkesbiblioteker.


    Members share their favorite recommendations - everything from the latest restaurants and shops, to the best hair salons and spas, to doctors and yoga instructors.

    Spanish Dictionary

    Bidirectional Spanish and English dictionary with audio pronunciation of the words.


    Nummerupplysning för fasta och mobila telefonnummer.

    Oxford Dictionaries

    Dictionary by Oxford University Press. Answers questions on English grammar, spelling, and usage. Basic dictionary is free, premium content with subscription.

    Wikimapia - Let's describe the whole world

    WikiMapia is an online map and satellite imaging resource that combines Google Maps with a wiki system, allowing users to add information (in the form of a note) to any location on earth.

    Et interaktivt verdensatlas hvor man selv kan lage egne kart og grafer basert på aktuell FN-statistikk.

    Instant Google Street View

    Instantly see a Google Street View of any supported location. Easily share and save your favourite views.

    Cambridge Dictionary

    Free online dictionary from Cambridge University Press.

    EBSCO Publishing

    Offers a broad range of full text and bibliographic databases designed for research. Subject areas include: academic, biomedical, government, school, and corporate libraries. Requires registration.


    BrainyQuote is the world's largest quotation site. We educate and entertain audiences of all ages with family-friendly quotations from history's most prominent figures through to today's newsmakers - famous celebrities, athletes, politicians, authors, and