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Seminar ‘How to publish a world-class paper. Everything you always wanted to know about scientific publishing'


Thursday, October 22, 2015, 13.00-17.00 pm, Atrium Medical Faculty, D 146

Summer holidays 2015 – Library service desks opening hours


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


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


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

Part of Special Collections temporarily not available


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


Thursday 14 May, Friday 15 May and Monday 25 May

Free Open Access publishing at Brill


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


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


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

VU Library Easter Holiday Hours


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

Information meeting VU Honours Programme


Are you a motivated student looking to broaden your horizons and gain a more in-depth perspective on your own field? Ready to meet like-minded students? The Honours Programme could be exactly what you’re looking for!

UL can help filling in NWO data management section


Are you writing a project proposal for NWO and having difficulty filling the NWO data management section? The UL can help!

Interlibrary Loan service via VU e-link available again


Making an Interlibrary Loan request via VU e-link is possible again.

Access to electronic collection significantly improved


From Monday 2 March the access to e-books and e-journals improve significantly.

Open Access secured in Copyright Act


On February 12 the House of Representatives adopted an amendment which secures Open Access in the Copyright Act.

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