Bibliographies help identify the resources that are available. The
bibliographies featured on this website contain references to Norwegian
Americana published in English and Norwegian: books, periodicals, newspapers,
and articles written between 1825 and 2000.
- Literature Related to
Emigration from Norway to North America (1825-1975), edited by Johanna
Barstad and published (in Norwegian) by the University of Oslo Library, 1975.
This bibliography is also searchable in a bibliographical database; (click " Search.")
- Bibliography of
Norwegian-American Literature . Edited by Orm Øverland. The
bibliography is from his book, The Western Home: A Literary History of
Norwegian America, published in 1996 by The Norwegian-American Historical
Assocation, Northfield, Minnesota.
- An Annotated Bibliography
Related to Literature about Norwegian Emigration 1975-1998, edited by
Jostein Molde and published (in Norwegian) by NAHA-Norway (The
Norwegian-American Historical Association) and The Norwegian Emigrant Museum.
- Some Recent
Publications is an alphabetic list of a considerable selection
of books and articles published between 1929 and 2000. The list has appeared in
Norwegian-American Studies, Volume V through XXXV, published by The
Norwegian-American Historical Assocation, Northfield, Minnesota.
- Bibliography of Norwegian-American
NewspapersSecular Norwegian American Publications, from
Norwegian Newspapers in America: Connecting Norway
and the New Land, by Odd S. Lovoll, published by the Minnesota
Historical Society Press.
- Bibliography of Norwegian American
Communities, and Identities, published by the Minnesota Historical
Society Press in 2011, includes a bibliography emphasizing scholarly works on
women and gender, as well as published primary sources from the immigrant
- The Immigrant in
America: Guide to the Microfilm Collection published by Research
Publications, Woodbridge, Connecticut. The list of publications contains
separate alphabetic lists of authors and titles.
Links to bibliographical databases not included in this
- The Thor M. Andersen bibliographical database (TMA), Norway in America, an
on-line bibliography of documents printed between 1825 and 1930 by and about
Norwegian emigrants to the US and Canada. It contains 50,000 entries
Nelsons Collection at Gran library supplements Norway in
America. This database contains some 3,000 references. (Norwegian language
- BIBSYS. Books
acquired after 1990 are catalogued in BIBSYS, an electronic library
system shared by about 70 Norwegian universities, colleges and special
libraries, among them the National Library.