Recent nieuws

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

10-31-17

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

10-05-17

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

10-05-17

So feel free to study at the University Library

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

10-04-17

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

Exhibition on Karen Armstrong

08-24-17

On the occasion of the honorary doctorate of Karen Armstrong on September 4, the University Library presents a special exhibition.

Welcome to the University Library

08-23-17

As a first year student you will need the University Library.

44% of VU and VUmc scientific output is published Open Access in 2016

07-12-17

44% of all peer-reviewed publications of the VU and the VUmc are published Open Access.

Opening hours University Library during summer

06-22-17

10 July – 3 September 2017

A small step towards publishing a world class paper

06-14-17

On June 8, the University Library organized the third edition of the popular seminar series 'How to publish a world class paper'.

Extended opening hours University Library previous to exam period

06-12-17

So feel free to study at the University Library

workshops information literacy

06-07-17

VU University Library supports research and education with workshops to improve information literacy. Attending is free for students and staff of VU/VUmc and ACTA.

Easily search for Open Access research papers with the Unpaywall add-on tool

06-01-17

As a researcher we have all run into a paywall at some point while searching for literature. With the new add-on tool Unpaywall, you can easily search for a legal Open Access version of the paper.

100% Open Access agreement with Cambridge University Press

05-23-17

The universities in the Netherlands and Cambridge University Press (CUP) have recently concluded a three-year agreement guaranteeing 100% Open Access to academic journals.

Another 46 additional UL Study Places

05-18-17

The study places are available from the 18th of May, before the start of the Exams in May

Free Open Access publishing in Cogitatio Press journals

05-18-17

The University Library is now an institutional member of Cogitatio Press, an Open Access, academic publisher for the social sciences.