Scandinavian and Nordic Studies (Advanced Researchers)

This guide is an in-depth listing of Scandinavian and Nordic Studies resources available to students and faculty at the University of Minnesota. Countries covered include Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden.

News Databases

Search for news from Scandinavia and Finland in these databases. You can search by topic, language, news source, and country.

News in English from Scandinavia and Finland




  • Iceland Monitor - English-language news and information site; published by Morgunblaðið.
  • Iceland Review - Coverage and analysis of Icelandic news as well as  other useful information for both English-speakers in Iceland and travelers to the country.
  • IceNews -- Independent news resource on Iceland, Scandinavia and Northern Europe
  • Reykjavik Grapevine  -- Guide to travel, life, and entertainment in Reykjavik


  • The - Norwegian daily news from from English-language news network The Local.
  • News in - News site a for sharing the top stories being reported by Norwegian news media, and stories that may be of special interest to a foreign audience.


Danish-language News

Finnish-language News

Icelandic-language News

Norwegian-language News

Swedish-language News

Historical News Collections

Last Updated: Apr 2, 2024 2:00 PM