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Pure feature: discover attention for your publications with altmetrics

Altmetrics in Pure: Research Publications shows ‘Altmetric Donuts’ and ‘PlumX Prints’ for outputs. Read more about these new features and how you can use them for your UM and MUMC publications ... Keep reading
Grote wijzigingen in EndNote

Grote wijzigingen in EndNote

Nieuwe ontwikkelingen in de technologie leiden tot omvangrijke update van EndNote. ... Keep reading
Major changes in EndNote

Major changes in EndNote

Due to the ever changing technology EndNote software developers had to substantially update the programme. ... Keep reading
Pure news and updates

Personal information in Pure is up to date again

Personal data of UM employees in Pure are up to date again, and new employees can now log in ... Keep reading
Now available for master students SBE: online tutorial on Academic Resources

Now available for master students SBE: online tutorial on Academic Resources

The tutorial about academic resources for master students SBE is part of the SBE Thesis Skills course and deals with the information literacy dimension of resource discovery ... Keep reading
UM Library is cautiously opening its doors again; information for staff

UM Library is cautiously opening its doors again; information for staff

Do you need a special library service for your education or research? Library staff will be happy to help you online via Ask your Librarian and we offer a pick up point in the entrance hall of the Inner City Library for borrowing and returning items ... Keep reading
Make better videos with your own smartphone

Make better videos with your own smartphone

You can borrow a DIY kit from the University Library to enhance your smartphone for better videos. This kit contains some easy, useful tools like a small tripod, a light and a semi-professional microphone ... Keep reading
We are looking for a creative content designer (student)!

We are looking for a creative content designer (student)!

Are you a creative designer/producer with great ideas to welcome fresh bachelor and master students in the Maastricht University Library online? Then we are looking for you! ... Keep reading
We’re cautiously opening our doors again

We’re cautiously opening our doors again

At last! Monday 25 May the Inner City Library will open its doors again to UM students and – scientists. We are opening according to the Dutch government’s (RIVM) guidelines and the UM protocol ... Keep reading
VSNU Elsevier Deal 2020

Dutch research institutions and Elsevier agreed on a new extensive agreement

Read access to all publications in the scientific Elsevier journals and open access (OA) publication of peer-reviewed articles for UM & MUMC until 2025 ... Keep reading
New PubMed is coming!

New PubMed is coming!

PubMed is changing the look and feel but is also updating the functionalities. The new PubMed will become the default on 18 May 2020, but the legacy of PubMed is still available. ... Keep reading
Congrats to UM colleagues who have been granted in OCW/SURF incentive scheme

Congrats to UM colleagues who have been granted in OCW/SURF incentive scheme

This year the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science has granted 5 UM projects in the context of open and online education. In yet another project, we are involved as a partner. This is a fantastic result, which deserves congratulations to the winning project teams. ... Keep reading
New online resource: IMF – International Monetary Fund

New online resource: IMF – International Monetary Fund

IMF provides free access to the data and publications of the International Monetary Fund ... Keep reading
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 ... Keep reading
VSNU Elsevier Deal 2020

Dutch research institutions and Elsevier: 1 May update

VSNU, NFU, NWO and Elsevier have agreed on a brief extension to finalise the agreement. For Maastricht University and MUMC+, this means that we continue to have access to all online Elsevier journals and that researchers do not pay APC for OA publishing in Elsevier journals until further notice. ... Keep reading
Public data sets in DataverseNL now also available via NARCIS

Public data sets in DataverseNL now also available via NARCIS

Published data sets in DataverseNL of UM/MUMC+ researchers have been made available through the Dutch research portal NARCIS recently. ... Keep reading
Library Edu-Update #3: ELI Annual Meeting 2020

Library Edu-Update #3: ELI Annual Meeting 2020

Barend Last, member of the library Blended PBL Support team, recently went to Seattle to visit the ELI Annual Meeting. While on the plane to Seattle, the conference was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, SURF managed to organise an ‘unconference’. Watch the vlog about his findings ... Keep reading
Free online course | Open Science: sharing your research with the world

Free online course | Open Science: sharing your research with the world

This MOOC covers an introduction to Open Science and the FAIR principles, open research data, open access to publications and how to increase research(ers) visibility and impact. The course starts on 6 May 2020 and takes 4 weeks (about 4 hours per week). The course is open to anyone and is completely free ... Keep reading
Searching legal information on national Dutch law?

Searching legal information on national Dutch law?

To support you in searching Dutch legal information the guide ‘Researching Dutch Law’ provides you with relevant sources ... Keep reading
Finding your way in online education?

Finding your way in online education?

It has been a month now since COVID-19 challenged us to work and teach from our homes. Did you succeed in organising your lectures on distance? And did you find out the options for interacting with your students? Or are you still in need for inspiration or support making things happen? ... Keep reading

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