Want to study at the UM campus? Explore your options!

Want to study at the UM campus? Explore your options!

The University Library can continue to scale up the range of safe study places through COVID-19 easing measures. Curious to see where on the UM campus you can study? ... Read More
FAQ for online exams during COVID-19

FAQ for online exams during COVID-19

For the remainder of the academic year 2019-2020, all exams at Maastricht University will be online assessments. This FAQ is intended for students who are taking an exam in TestVision, and provides the solutions to questions commonly asked before and during exams in TestVision. Information for staff about online assessment ... Read More
Free access to resources during COVID-19

Free access to resources during COVID-19

Some things you need online have restrictions in use. What to do? Many publishers offer help ... Read More
UM Library FAQ on COVID-19 effects

UM Library FAQ on COVID-19 effects

Due to the corona virus all UM Library locations are closed, except the Inner City Library (open from 25 May) for a limited number of UM students and scientists. Where possible, services that needed physical access to the library, will be offered online ... Read More
All library locations closed because of the coronavirus

All library locations closed because of the coronavirus

From Monday 16 March, all locations of the University Library will be closed to students, researchers, lecturers and UM/MUMC+ staff. Library services will be offered online ... Read More
early-career-meet-greet

Early career scholars meet & greet

Early career scholars: find out about Maastricht University Library research support services and help us align our service to your needs ... Read More
Library locations are closed between Christmas and New Year

Library locations are closed between Christmas and New Year

After the exam period we are focusing on the Christmas holidays to come. Please note that all library locations will be closed several days. Here is an overview ... Read More
24/7 opening hours trial postponed

24/7 opening hours trial postponed

In contrast to previous communication, the Inner City Library will not be open 24/7 during the upcoming pre-exam weeks, but with (usual) XXL hours until midnight.  ... Read More
Library information for new students

Library information for new students

Our dedicated staff is ready to welcome all newly arrived students. For your first library landing we offer you this handy webpage with information about the library locations, facilities and services, our communication channels and contact options ... Read More
Library Flashback 2017

Library Flashback 2017

Curious about UM Library's 2017 highlights on services and support for researchers, teachers and students? Take a look at this 5 minute video where we give the floor to some of our users within Maastricht University ... Read More
UM Inner City Library temporarily accessible for students with a UMcard only

UM Inner City Library temporarily accessible for students with a UMcard only

During the upcoming exam period, from Saturday 2 until Thursday 21 December, the Inner City Library is only accessible for students and staff of Maastricht University (and other UMcard holders) ... Read More
Missionary of the open-access message

Missionary of the open-access message

According to Lisa Brüggen, professor of Financial Services at SBE, there is work to do, to create awareness of Open Access ... Read More
"A solid review process is and will remain important"

“A solid review process is and will remain important”

In the context of the International Open Access Week, emeritus professor Gerjo Kok talks about his commitment to Open Access. Read the interview here ... Read More
open access

Reminder: NWO ends Open Access Incentive Fund as of 1 January 2018

PLEASE NOTE: Until 1 January 2018, researchers will still have the opportunity to submit requests for these funds. Prior financial commitments made to the fund remain valid ... Read More
Rianne Letschert on the use of video in research

Rianne Letschert on the use of video in research

Video can be a powerful tool for education. Prof. Letschert asserts that also researchers can use video to increase the impact of their research. In a short clip she explains how a video boosted her own research efforts on victims of war crime ... Read More
"Reading, using and sharing"

“Reading, using and sharing”

Interview with Egon Willighagen, assistant professor and bioinformatics researcher at FHML. He feels that broad access to, and use of, publications and data is a precondition for the realisation of scientific progress. Which is why he's in favour of the ‘gold route’ ... Read More
International Open Access Week 2017

International Open Access Week 2017

The seminar ‘Publish with impact’ is UM Library’s contribution to the international Open Access Week 2017. In conjunction with this week, an important tool has been further developed to help you realise Open Access benefits: the journal browser ... Read More
Publish with impact

Publish with impact

Invitation to a Maastricht University Library seminar to increase the impact of your papers on Tuesday 24 October ... Read More
Het ei dat nooit advocaat kon worden: grafisch werk van Pierre Kemp

Het ei dat nooit advocaat kon worden: grafisch werk van Pierre Kemp

Bekijk tot 24 december 16.00 uur een selectie van het grafische werk van de dichter Pierre Kemp uit de Bijzondere Collecties van de Universiteit Maastricht. De mini-expositie is te bekijken in het Bestuursgebouw van de UM, Minderbroedersberg 4-6 ... Read More
UM Library wins second prize in Battle of Concepts

UM Library wins second prize in Battle of Concepts

UM Library wins second prize with the concept of a Brain-UMatch app in the SURFnet battle of concepts on location-based services for education and research ... Read More

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