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Questionnaire on Library services Digital Humanities

08-31-15

VU University Library is conducting a survey on the need for library services in the field of Digital Humanities.

Seminar ‘How to publish a world-class paper' streamed live

08-31-15

Online registration for the seminar on October 22 is closed, but the seminar will be streamed live.

BROWZINE: Explore your favorite UB VU e-journals

08-25-15

University Library of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is now licensing BrowZine, which enables easy access to thousands of e-journals in the University Library collection on a mobile device (iPad, iPhone, Android)

Symposium about the use of open data

08-25-15

Scientists are willing to enrich their research with more open data, but they still struggle with the proper way to work with it. A symposium on this subject takes place at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam on Monday October 19th 2015.

University Library study rooms open at the weekends prior to exams

08-21-15

The University Library study rooms and computer rooms in the B wing of the main building will be open until 10 pm on Saturday and Sunday on the two weekends prior to exam week.

Change in conditions contribution in costs open access publishing

08-19-15

NWO has changed the conditions for its Incentive Fund Open Access Publications.

Summer holidays 2015 – Library service desks opening hours

06-30-15

Reduced opening hours for the Library service desks from July 6 - 28 August. Due to construction work the Medical Library is closed from July 13 - August 14.

Data Center support has changed

06-19-15

On July 6th 2015 the Data Center helpdesk moved to 1B-21 in the B-wing of the VU main campus building.

Open Access fund for FP7 publications

06-12-15

The European Commission has launched a Pilot to fund open access publications for finalized FP7 projects.

Part of Special Collections temporarily not available

06-05-15

Due to maintenance to one of our depots a part of the books of the Special Collections is temporarily not available. We expect the works to be available again on Tuesday 9 June. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Ascension Day and Pentecost Library opening hours

05-04-15

Thursday 14 May, Friday 15 May and Monday 25 May

Free Open Access publishing at Brill

04-29-15

The University Library recently started a pilot with Brill that allows VU researchers to publish their articles without Article Processing Charges (APC’s) in Open Access.

New schedule for stack requests

04-24-15

The schedule for stack requests is changing per May, 1. You will receive an email notification as soon as the requested items are available.

University Library closed on 27 April and 5 May

04-23-15

The University Library will be closed on 27 April, King’s Day, and Liberation Day, 5 May.

VU Library Easter Holiday Hours

03-27-15

VU University Library will be closed from Friday 3 - Monday 6 April 2015.

 
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