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Stefan Jongen: new specialist scientific information for FPN

Stefan Jongen: new specialist scientific information for FPN

Since 21 August Stefan Jongen swells the ranks as the new UM Library specialist for scientific information for the Faculty of Psychology and Neurosciences.  ... Keep reading
Is Generation Z able to search beyond Google?

Is Generation Z able to search beyond Google?

Are UM students information literate? And does this mean that they know the pitfalls and downside of general search engines as opposed to e.g, databases and other academic resources? ... Keep reading
Activate your students with FeedbackFruits

Activate your students with FeedbackFruits

You want to actively engage your students in the subject matter after they leave the PBL session? Do you consider using peer feedback scenarios? Start adding FeedbackFruits assignments to your course! ... Keep reading
Can YOU think out of the BOOKS?

Can YOU think out of the BOOKS?

Maastricht University Library vacancy for 1 promo teamer Special Collections per 11 September for 0,1 fte. Can you help us take a proactive approach to bringing our Special Collections into the limelight? ... Keep reading
How to preserve content in the digital world?

How to preserve content in the digital world?

Are e-journals no longer available via the publisher or any other source? Portico might be your solution! ... Keep reading
EndNote X8 has arrived!

EndNote X8 has arrived!

On 15 May EndNote X7.5 has been upgraded to EndNote X8.0.1 on all Student Desktop computers. EndNote X8.0.1 promises a new and fresh look and faster functionalities. ... Keep reading
Inner City Library will open 30 minutes earlier on four weekends

Inner City Library will open 30 minutes earlier on four weekends

With the exams approaching an experiment will be held in the Inner City Library. All weekends in the coming XXL period (from 20 May till 14 June) you will be able to start studying at 08.00 o’clock in the morning. The pilot will start this Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 May. ... Keep reading
Looking back on Spoken Word 2017

Looking back on Spoken Word 2017

Following the overwhelming success of its 2016 edition, during ‘Spoken Word 2017’ seven enthusiastic participants gave a dazzling performance. This event was inspired by the Maastricht University Special Collections ... Keep reading
PsycINFO basics tutorial

Tutorial on searching PsycINFO available

This interactive PsycINFO tutorial provides you with step-by-step instructions on how to search the PsycINFO database. ... Keep reading
Library Crowd Tracker update

Library Crowd Tracker update

Today we added the new Randwyck Crowd Tracker to our Library Today section in the Online Library. ... Keep reading
Check out HeinOnline's new Knowledge Base

Check out HeinOnline’s new Knowledge Base

HeinOnline's Knowledge Base is an excellent help and guidance tool, providing searchable and browsable assistance on all aspects of search, access, export, and personalization in the HeinOnline interface ... Keep reading
PubMed

Tutorial on searching PubMed available

The PubMed tutorial shows you the basics of the most used features of the PubMed database (on biomedicine, health and life sciences) ... Keep reading
XXL opening hours from 18 March - 5 April

XXL opening hours from 18 March – 5 April

Because of the upcoming exam period (3) the library offers you XXL opening hours from Saturday 18 March until Wednesday 5 April in three locations. Here is an overview. ... Keep reading
Spoken Word Maastricht 2017: The Future?!

Spoken Word Maastricht 2017: The Future?!

Do you feel like listening and experience a dazzling night of spoken wonders (inspired by the Special Collection of the Maastricht University)? Join us! You are welcome on 7 April from 23.00 at the Dominican Church ... Keep reading
Update on the construction work in UNS.50

Update on the construction work in UNS.50

The construction work in the UM building at Universiteitssingel 50 is in its final phase. From Monday 6 March until 31 March minor construction work will actually take place at level 3 in the Randwyck Library. ... Keep reading
Most recent book tops your search results

Most recent book tops your search results

One of your long-cherished LibSearch wishes has been realised. From now on the order of your search results changed to the better. ... Keep reading
30 new study places in the Randwyck Library

30 new study places in the Randwyck Library

Maastricht University is continuously investing in additional study places. We are happy to announce that there will be an extra 30 study places in the Randwyck Library soon. ... Keep reading
MaRBLe Research Papers findable in LibSearch now

MaRBLe Research Papers findable in LibSearch now

The University Library supports faculties to publish their digital MaRBLe Research reports. All the published articles are findable in LibSearch now ... Keep reading
Who wants to participate in ‘Spoken Word Maastricht 2017’?

Who wants to participate in ‘Spoken Word Maastricht 2017’?

Excited to create and perform your own ideas? We are looking for young writers/poets/singers and songwriters for our second edition of Spoken Word Maastricht on Friday 7 April between 23.00 - 00.00. ... Keep reading
WestlawNext and Westlaw UK workshop

WestlawNext and Westlaw UK workshop

Need help finding Supreme Court and Court of Appeal cases, government codes and regulations, or law journal articles? Come to our workshop and learn how to use our WestlawNext and Westlaw UK legal databases ... Keep reading
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