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Academic assignments at the University of Oslo require both design and content. Here we have gathered some links to important resources.


The University Library has a page with guides related to the setup and delivery of master's theses:

The website has documented the requirements for designing master's theses:


Endnote is the preferred service for collecting, organizing and finding references and articles at the University of Oslo. EndNote can also be used with Word to add references and bibliographies. Software is installed on all our machines and can also be used from UiO Program Kiosk. Students and staff can install the software on their own machines. Here you will find Endnote for Windows and macOS. The University Library regularly holds courses in Endnote.

Microsoft Office365

Students and staff at the University of Oslo can install Microsoft Office365 on their own machines.

Lost documents

If you have deleted or lost a document that has been stored in your home drive at the University of Oslo, there is a possibility of recovery.

Academic Writing Center

The University of Oslo has its own writing center for those who want to develop their own writing:


Guidance in academic writing

The faculty holds courses in academic writing. More information about the course can be found here:


Privacy and assignment writing

The University of Oslo has its own website which includes privacy and assignment writing. If your assignment contains information that may be personally identifiable, you are obliged to follow the guidelines of this website.


General guidelines for Pedagogy

The Department of Education has created a page with general guidelines for written assignments at bachelor. More information on these guidelines can be found here.