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UM Library offers ISBN registration

UM Library offers ISBN registration

Ask the UM Library to register an ISBN for your thesis or other UM publication now! ... Keep reading
Visit the Research Data Management Roadshow on Wednesday 13 June

Visit the Research Data Management Roadshow on Wednesday 13 June

On Wednesday 13 June, we organise a Research Data Management event for UM researchers and support staff. Specialists from UM and SURF are present to answer your data-related questions ... Keep reading
EBSCO Academic e-book Collection

EBSCO Academic e-book Collection

The EBSCO Academic e-book Collection is an extensive package of more than 170.000 e-books in a broad range of academic subjects. We kindly invite you to have a look at the available titles in your field of interest. ... Keep reading
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 ... Keep reading
What journal to publish in (3) – Open Access

What journal to publish in (3) – Open Access

This post about Open Access is the third in a short series about selecting the best journal to publish in and some of the options to consider. UM Library supports researchers in this task. Learn more about selecting journals, article processing charges and the journal browser ... Keep reading
What journal to publish in (2) – The Journal Impact Factor

What journal to publish in (2) – The Journal Impact Factor

This post about the Journal Impact Factor (JIF) is the second post in a short series about selecting the best journal to publish in and the way Maastricht University Library supports UM researchers with this task ... Keep reading
New agreement between Oxford University Press and VSNU

New agreement between Oxford University Press and VSNU

The Association of Universities in the Netherlands (VSNU) announced a new three-year deal with Oxford University Press (OUP). The deal is covering access to OUP’s journals as well as Open Access to Dutch contributions in 2019 and 2020. Maastricht University takes part in this deal ... Keep reading
What journal to publish in (1) – Selection criteria

What journal to publish in (1) – Selection criteria

In a short series about selecting the best journal to publish in, we will cover some of the options to consider. And the way Maastricht University Library supports UM researchers with this task. This is the first post in the series ... Keep reading
What about LibSearch?

What about LibSearch?

Do you know "About LibSearch"? This page is recently updated with the last features and contains a short explanation per item. ... Keep reading
No access to recent Royal Society of Chemistry journal articles

No access to recent Royal Society of Chemistry journal articles

As of 1 April 2018, you do not have access to recent articles published in Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) journals. Fortunately, content prior to 2018 can still be accessed through the regular channels ... Keep reading
What if a link to the full text doesn't work in LibSearch?

What if a link to the full text doesn’t work in LibSearch?

You can report broken full text links to request the corrected link URL. You also help us to improve link quality. Click on “report a broken link” and fill in the form. Library staff will repair this broken link as soon as possible, so you can access the full text ... Keep reading
How do you discover scholarly content in books, videos and journals?

How do you discover scholarly content in books, videos and journals?

Can you spare 9 minutes? We would really appreciate it, if you would fill in this survey. Results will help UM Library to improve or develop our service. ... Keep reading
open access

Five ways to increase the visibility of your research

By making your research more visible you could potentially open up future collaboration, job and publication opportunities, increase citations to your work and increase the number of people finding, reading and building on your work ... Keep reading
Conference - National Collaboration in RDM: Celebrating Achievements, Shaping Future Directions

Conference – National Collaboration in RDM: Celebrating Achievements, Shaping Future Directions

Register now for this conference organised by The National Coordination Point for Research Data Management (LCRDM) on Thursday 8 February 2018 in Utrecht ... Keep reading
Check your subscription

Check your subscription

Save yourself some money and find out if the library has your journal in the collection.  ... Keep reading
Looking back on OA seminar Publish with impact

Looking back on OA seminar Publish with impact

On Tuesday 24 October around 45 UM researchers participated in the University Library’s seminar ‘Publish with impact’ to celebrate the International Open Access Week 2017. Watch the video and presentations here ... Keep reading
Data Stewardship Realized: From Planning To Action

Data Stewardship Realized: From Planning To Action

An overview of best practices, presented at the Research Data Alliance workshop in Vienna on 23 November 2017 ... Keep reading
Pure: beyond registration of scientific output

Pure: beyond registration of scientific output

New developments and user experiences to feed research intelligence as presented at the 2017 PURE International Conference ... Keep reading
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
open access

ResearchGate taken to court

Global publishing companies, e.g. Elsevier, Wiley and Brill, take ResearchGate to court over scientific article sharing. The grounds are that this website in their opinion violates copyright. ... Keep reading
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