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Good news for researchers: over 7700 journals now offer Open Access publishing

04-10-17

Did you know that many journals from top publishers offer Open Access publishing free of charge?

Short disruption in Library System LibSearch Sat 8-4 until 12am

04-06-17

Due to worldwide maintenance the Library systems LibSearch and Self Service will not be accessible on campus, home or elsewhere on Sunday 5 February, from 7am until 12am

Advisory report European Commission next-generation metrics

04-06-17

The European Commission released an advisory report on next-generation research metrics (besides e.g. an h-index) as part of Open Science practice.

Free Open Access publishing in legal journals Brill

04-05-17

The VSNU has reached an agreement with Brill on publishing in Open Access

Study at the University Library during holidays

03-27-17

The library is open from 10.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.

Workshops on how to write your Master’s Thesis

03-23-17

Want to write an award winning Master’s Thesis? Yussef al Tamimi (final mark 10) and Annie Wong (VU Master’s Thesis award 2015) share their insights on 4 and 5 April.

Discovery of heavy hydrogen at VU Amsterdam

03-15-17

Bombings, sabotage and nuclear bombs, exciting objects are found in the inventories of the University Library programme KEA.

46 additional UL study places in the B wing

03-15-17

You are all invited to take a look, and study at the 8th, 12th 13th and 14th floor of the B wing of the main building, on 16 March, we will provide some tasteful bakery

Extended opening hours University Library previous to exam periods

03-13-17

So feel free to study at the University Library!

Please complete your new personal webpage

03-10-17

The new research information system PURE is up and running. Researchers can use their PURE account to register research output and manage their new personal webpage on VU Research Portal.

Now 20000 theses of VU students full text available online

02-22-17

Students can consult theses and publish them in the Online Database of the University Library

National plan Open Science presented

02-16-17

100% open access in 2020, research data facilitating optimal reuse of research data, integrating open science in the evaluation and reward systems (SEP) and good support.

66 additional UL study places at 13th floor

02-15-17

On Monday 20 February the University Library will open a new study area with 66 additional places for students on the 13th floor, Main Building, B wing. This Monday the first 66 students will be treated to delicious muffins.

Short disruption in Library System LibSearch Sun 5-2 until 2pm

02-01-17

Due to worldwide maintenance the Library systems LibSearch and Self Service will not be accessible on campus, home or elsewhere on Sunday 5 February, from 6am until 2pm

Strategic Plan University Library 2017-2020

01-30-17

Hotspot for Content II Stewardship of Academic Content & Scholarly Communication

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