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Wees alert op malafide websites met BSL e-books

Uitgeverij Bohn Stafleu Van Loghum (BSL) heeft aan de Universiteitsbibliotheek laten weten dat ze hebben ontdekt dat er malafide websites in omloop zijn waarop o.a. wordt gefraudeerd met BSL e-books. Wees alert! ... Keep reading
Vijf jaar Delpher

Vijf jaar Delpher

Delpher bestaat vijf jaar. Het is een website ontwikkeld en beheerd door de Koninklijke Bibliotheek, met gedigitaliseerde historische Nederlandse kranten, boeken, tijdschriften, etc. Inmiddels zijn er ruim 100 miljoen pagina’s verwerkt ... Keep reading
XXL hours in December 2018

XXL hours in December 2018

Update: From Monday 10 - Friday 21 December the Inner City Library opens at 08.00. During the upcoming exam period, we offer UM students ‘XXL’ opening hours until Thursday 20 December. Also check out the informal study places and bookable rooms within UM campus ... Keep reading
New tool: access publications anywhere with the Library Access browser extension

New tool: access publications anywhere with the Library Access browser extension

The Library Access browser extension makes it simple to access academic articles, journals and databases licensed by Maastricht University Library. Add the extension your browser and you will experience the internet as if you were on campus, wherever you are ... Keep reading
Conference recap: ‘Effective learning strategies’

Conference recap: ‘Effective learning strategies’

Blog, containing a brief summary of the conference ‘Which learning strategies work and which do not’ and also an overview of several best practices for UM teachers ... Keep reading
What's the impact of technology on education

What’s the impact of technology on education

Disruptive or not: new technologies have great impact on society and education. At the 2018 Educause Conference in Denver, higher education met with technology industry. ... Keep reading
NEW! Library Vlog #1: Wooclap

NEW! Library Vlog #1: Wooclap

The UM Library has started a new way of communicating with you, the UM community. Follow our brand new vlog series about news on events, information about library services and all trending topics in research and education ... Keep reading
Wooclap Pilot: A new live voting/audience response tool

Wooclap Pilot: A new live voting/audience response tool

The University Library is piloting a new live voting/audience response tool called Wooclap. Therefore, we call for participants to take part in this pilot ... Keep reading
Become a FeedbackFruits user

Become a FeedbackFruits user

You can organise student feedback in EleUM, starting now! Read how … ... Keep reading
How readers discover content in scholarly publications

How readers discover content in scholarly publications

The findings of this study can be useful for UM faculty teachers, in teaching students to become more information literate. They can also help UM Library for building library collections and improving the discovery service ... Keep reading
How students engage with news

How students engage with news

In times where topics like disinformation, filter bubble, fake news and misinformation are high on the agenda, it is important to address these in the classroom and in information literacy workshops and assignments. Five takeaways and six recommendations for your students. ... Keep reading
The value of Student Generated Video

The value of Student Generated Video

Read how student video assignments relate to the core principles of PBL in an article by UM e-learning specialist Ilse Sistermans ... Keep reading
Who wants to be a movie maker?

Who wants to be a movie maker?

UM Library is looking for an enthusiastic (recently graduated) student with filmmaking and editing qualities, savvy with IT tools for learning . We offer you the opportunity to join our Education & Support team, with special attention for video in education ... Keep reading
Open Access publishing and copyright

Open Access publishing and copyright

Open Access and a Creative Commons licence go hand in hand. But, do you understand the meaning of such a licence? More about Creative Commons and Copyright support in this article ... Keep reading
Prof. Dr. Rianne Letschert about open access - Open Access Week 2018

Prof. Dr. Rianne Letschert about open access – Open Access Week 2018

Prof. dr. Rianne Letschert: "Scientists not only want to reach scientist but also NGOs or policymakers, for example. That is why it is important that their work is open access available." ... Keep reading
Open Access Week UM

Open Access Week 2018

This week (22-26 October) is International Open Access Week. At Maastricht University, we will pay extra attention to updating the Open Access portal and we will report on current open access issues, such as cOAlitionS, predatory publishers, APC, paywalls, copyright, and ORCID. We are open to your suggestions ... Keep reading
Follow up on the SURF Call Open and Online Education – inspiration and background information

Follow up on the SURF Call Open and Online Education – inspiration and background information

UM teachers with a good project idea for Open and Online Education: Don’t miss out on the chance to receive a substantial grant by submitting your proposal before the end of 2018. Need help to pass all steps to be taken?   ... Keep reading
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.  ... Keep reading
XXL hours during pre-exam weeks in the library

XXL hours during pre-exam weeks in the library

During the upcoming first exam period, UM Library offers you ‘XXL’ opening hours in three locations from Saturday 6 October until Thursday 25 October. And there are alternatives for studying: informal study places and bookable rooms within UM Campus ... Keep reading
Ontdek één van onze schatten in Kasteel Hoensbroek

Ontdek één van onze schatten in Kasteel Hoensbroek

De bijzondere Mercator-Hondius renaissance-atlas maakt van 27 september tot en met 13 januari in Kasteel Hoensbroek deel uit van de tentoonstelling Heers & Verdeel als onderdeel van het najaarprogramma LIMBURG, ONBEGRENSD?. ... Keep reading
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