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How to publish a world-class paper in the social sciences and humanities


In this Library seminar, a publisher and two researchers will share their insights.

Hands on Training: Making evaluation reports with AltmetricExplorer and Scival


During the trainings which we offer in March and April you learn what kind of questions can be addressed with AltmetricExplorer or Scival.

University Library will discontinue its subscription to BrowZine


As of February 1 our University Library will discontinue its subscription to BrowZine.

‘Now we can formulate our own systematic search strategy for literature’


"This workshop has really opened up a world of possibilities for me"

Seminar: Measuring the excellence and societal impact of research – How and why?


In this seminar (on February 15) you will learn what you can do with the tools Altmetric Explorer and SciVal, as well as how you can use them responsibly for evaluations and reports. You will also get a glimpse of the developments in ‘showcasing’ societal impact when applying for funding, among other things.

Free Open Access publishing in 59 Frontiers journals


VU/ VUmc researchers can publish without Article Processing Charges costs in 59 Frontiers journals.

Research Data Services Walk-in help desk open January - June 2018


We can help you with questions on data availability and data management.

Workshops information literacy for students


These workshops help you to search and find scientific literature and data

Christmas holidays opening and closing hours University Library


During Christmas holidays (Sunday 24 December until Monday 1 January) different opening and closing hours apply.

How to achieve a world class publication and a good dissemination of your work?


These were some of the key questions at the UB seminar "How to publish a world class paper" on November the 14th.

Staff and students display their selections from the VU heritage collections


From 6 November until 8 January, staff and students will present their personal selections from VU Amsterdam’s heritage collections in the University Library’s heritage showcase.

Pilot website shows study space availability for 1st & 2nd floor of Main Building


Looking for a study space on the 1st or 2nd floor of the Main Building? Check the Study Space website or the information screens located in the central hall and near the B lifts in the Main Building.

Seminar Research Data Management


16 november: Everything you always wanted to know about Research Data Management, but were afraid to ask

Ex­tended open­ing hours Uni­ver­sity Li­brary pre­vi­ous to exam pe­riod


So feel free to study at the University Library

Seminar ‘How to publish a world-class paper?'


14 november: The Humanities & Social Sciences edition. Everything you always wanted to know about scientific publishing.