About the Journal

Fróðskapur - Faroe University Press – was established in 2005. It publishes works from all scientific fields in the Faroe Islands. Publications are in Faroese, English and Danish.

Fróðskapur continues the publishing tradition of The Faroese Academy of Science in the period 1952-2005. Fróðskapur is the joint publishing company, owned by the University of the Faroe Islands and the Faroese Academy of Science.

There are different series of publications:

  • Annales Societatis Scientiarum Faeroensis – Supplementa. This series consists of doctoral thesis and other peer reviewed publications
  • Fróðskaparrit – annual review with articles in English mainly in the field of natural sciences, in Faroese or Danish in the field of humanities. 66 issues have been published in printer version since 1952. From issue 67 and onwards, the publications will be online only. 
  • Setursrit - thematic publications of student theses etc. 
  • Other publications – conference reports, festschrifts and other scientific publications.

Please feel free to contact us by email frodskapur@setur.fo if you have any queries concerning our publications, rights to illustrations or suggestions to new publications.

If you have an article for Fróðskaparrit, please contact the editors.