Statistics Norway is a central body responsible for Norway's official statistics. Conducts annual surveys of media and ICT use.
Department of Art and Media Studies at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. Research covers media studies, film studies, art history, theatre and drama studies, and focuses on art and art practices.
Department of Information Science and Media Studies at the University of Bergen. Conducts media research based both in a humanistic interpretive tradition and in the social sciences, within a variety of theoretical and methodological approaches. Issues pertaining to democracy and cultural dissemination are central.
Norwegian Media Authority is an administrative body under the Ministry of Culture, handling media issues. Can provide information about media companies and owners, media legislation, press subsidies and broadcasting licenses.
Norwegian Media Businesses' Association (formerly The Norwegian Newspaper Publishers' Association). Media trade and tariff organization in Norway, of which most members are newspaper groups (information in Norwegian only).
Schibsted owns the largest newspapers in Norway and has a website with lots of information about the group's activities.
Aller Media publishes several weeklies and special interest magazines in Norway.
Bonnier Publications is a magazine publisher based in Denmark which publishes several special interest magazines i Norway, as well as in Denmark and Sweden.
Egmont is the largest magazine publisher in the Norwegian market.
Norwegian Media Businesses' Association is a trade organisation for newspaper publishers, magazine publishers and local televison broadcasters (information about circulation and readership, but in Norwegian only).
Arts Council Norway administers the Norwegian Cultural Fund, and is in charge of important funding schemes for Norwegian literature.
Cappelen Damm is one of Norway's largest book publishers, owned 50/50 by media groups Bonnier and Egmont.
Gyldendal is one of the largest book publishers in Norway.
National Library of Norway registers all books and booklets published in Norway and publishes yearly statistics about Norwegian libraries.
Norwegian Publishers Association is a trade organisation for book publishers. The members represent approx. 85 % of the sales from publishers to booksellers in Norway. Publishes annual statistics on book sales.
Film & Kino is a member organisation for cinemas owned by Norwegian municipalities as well as privately owned cinemas. Administers the Norwegian Cinema and Film Foundation.
Ministry of Culture is responsible for cultural policy, regulations and other matters regarding the media, e.g. subsidy schemes for film production and the press.
Norwegian Film Institute is an executive body under the Ministry of Culture, administering all national support for film production in Norway. The Institute preserves, support and distributes Norwegian films.