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Rødvinsseminar: Værvarslingens historie
(Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2014)
Take control of your PhD journey! Erfaringer fra et skreddersydd undervisningsopplegg
(Conference object; Konferansebidrag, 2015-11-03)
Universitetsbiblioteket ved UiT Norges arktiske universitet avholdt våren 2015 en seminarrekke for PhD-studenter, «Take control of your PhD journey: From (p)reflection to publishing». Seminaret besto av fire deler: 1) akademisk integritet, plagiat og forskningens samfunnsrolle; 2) litteratursøk i databaser for ulike fagdisipliner; 3) referansehåndteringsverktøyet EndNote; 4) publisering, særlig Open ...
The Role of the Societas Meteorologica Palatina (1781–1792) in the History of Auroral Research
(Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2012)
The Societas Meteorologica Palatina, or Meteorological Society of Mannheim, was set up in 1781 to coordinate observations of the weather on an international scale. In addition to temperature, pressure and humidity, observers connected to the network were instructed to record various atmospheric phenomena, among these the aurora borealis. The 39 stations of the network reported about 1400 individual ...
Introduction: Ways of Life
(Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2013)
What was it like to live in the eighteenth century? How did our predecessors perceive and experience their physical and sociocultural environment? How did they understand and explain what was going on around them? How did they think, feel, and communicate? And in more concrete terms: How did the food taste, the music sound, the streets and backyards smell, the heat and cold feel on their skin? How ...
Meeting Venus: A Collection of Papers Presented at the Venus Transit Conference Tromsø 2012
(Book; Bok, 2013)
On 2–3 June 2012, the University of Tromsø hosted a conference about the cultural and scientific history of the transits of Venus. The conference took place in Tromsø for two very specific reasons. First and foremost, the last transit of Venus of this century lent itself to be observed on the disc of the Midnight Sun in this part of Europe during the night of 5 to 6 June 2012. Second, several Venus ...
How (not) to do textual criticism online: A user’s perspective on selected Nordic digital scholarly editions
(Conference object; Konferansebidrag, 2016-03-15)
Kolsrudsamlingen - en glemt Nord-Norgehistorie
(Chronicle; Kronikk, 2016-02-22)
A preliminary survey of Nordic digital scholarly editions
(Conference object; Konferansebidrag, 2015-10-29)
Tidsskrifter for 1700-tallsstudier - quo vadimus?
(Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2015)