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eBooks @ Lund University Libraries: Nationalencyklopedin (NE)


Nationalencyklopedin (NE) is a contemporary Swedish language encyclopedia that is also available in print, please note that the encyclopedia is only available in Swedish. Included in the online version is all of the printed NE as well as the supplements. NE's web site has recently been updated with a new interface and a responsive design that adapts the site to work with both computers, smartphones and tablets.

NE's own dictionaries are included and can be found in the section called Tjänster (= services), then choose Ordböcker (= dictionaries). These are the dictionaries included:
 
Swedish:  Svensk ordbok ; Svenska synonymer (Swedish synonyms)
  English:  Svenska - Engelska ; Engelska - Svenska
  German:  Svenska - Tyska ; Tyska - Svenska
  Spanish:  Svenska - Spanska ; Spanska - Svenska
  French:  Svenska - Franska ; Franska - Svenska
   Arabic:  Svenska - Arabiska ; Arabiska - Svenska
Other languages:  Albanska, Amhariska, Azerbajdzjanska, Bosniska, Finska, Grekiska, Kroatiska, Nordkurdiska,  Sydkurdiska, Pashto, Persiska, Serbiska (latinsk), Serbiska (kyrillisk), Somaliska, Tigrinska, Turkiska.

Lund University Libraries also have access to Oxford Reference Online where you will find several Bilingual Dictionaries.

Information

Name Nationalencyklopedin (NE)
Publisher/Provider NE Nationalencyklopedin AB
Subjects included - -
Type of resource Encyclopedia and dictionaries in fulltext.
Fulltext format HTML
Accessibility Via IP address.
Login authentication required No, not on LU-campus. If you are off-campus you will be prompted to login via LU's Central Authentication Service (CAS) with a Student Account or LUCAT-ID.
Number of concurrent users Unlimited
Download required No
Must be borrowed No
Number of days for download - -
Download and read offline No
Download to a portable device Apps for NE and NE language dictionaries (English, Spanish, French and German) can be downloaded on iTunes and Google Play
Copying Authorized users (registered students and staff) at Lund University may copy or print out single copies of individual articles or entries in Nationnalecyklopedin for personal use or scholarly, educational, or scientific research. By individual item is meant one (1) article or entry. In no case is re-sale, systematic redistribution or any commercial use allowed.
Printing Authorized users (registered students and staff) at Lund University may copy or print out single copies of individual articles or entries in Nationnalecyklopedin for personal use or scholarly, educational, or scientific research. By individual item is meant one (1) article or entry. In no case is re-sale, systematic redistribution or any commercial use allowed.
Text to speech No
Export references No
Export formats - -
How do I suggest a purchase Students and staff: Please contact your faculty library.
Librarians: Se Förvärv av elektroniska resurser för mer info.
Restrictions Walk-in users: Users not affiliated with Lund University may be permitted access to Nationalencyklopedin, but only within the physical premises of Lund University Libraries.
Course Packs: Yes, you may incorporate parts of the licensed materials in printed Course Packs (but not electronic) for the preparation of educational course materials at Lund University, with all the rights notices duly presented. If you are in doubt as to what is allowed, always ask your library first.

Interlibrary loan / Fjärrlån

Yes, librarians may supply another publicly funded library in Sweden (but not outside) with a single paper copy (by post or fax) or an electronic copy of an individual document for the purposes of research or private study, but not for commercial use. If done electronically the file must be printed out by the recieving library and the electronic file deleted immediately after printing a paper copy. By individual document is meant one (1) article or section in the encyclopedia.
Text and Data Mining (TDM) Policy  
Miscellaneous NE's new web site is adjusted to Internet Explorer 9 or higher.