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MOOC on Problem based Learning

MOOC on Problem based Learning

Only few weeks to go before the UM free online course on Problem Based Learning (PBL) will start! ... Keep reading
Project tender on Open and Online education

Project tender on Open and Online education

Are you working in higher education and do you have an idea for a project on open and online education? Then submit your proposal! ... Keep reading
Benefit more from your Student Desktop

Benefit more from your Student Desktop

With the start of this new academic year, the Student Desktop has slightly changed. Maastricht University offers a new environment: Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI). ... Keep reading
Interested in UM Video Services?

Interested in UM Video Services?

From now on the results and progress of the project UM Video Services will be presented at the UM VideUM website. Three reports have already been added to the content, ... Keep reading
Legal Intelligence workshop (in Dutch)

Legal Intelligence workshop (in Dutch)

Legal Intelligence (LI) is een eenvoudig te gebruiken zoekportaal waarmee via één interface en met één zoekopdracht gelijktijdig in een aantal, vooral Nederlandse, juridische bronnen zoals databases, e-journals, e-books en internetbronnen kan worden gezocht. In deze workshop van een uur worden de belangrijkste functionaliteiten van Legal Intelligence uitgelegd ... Keep reading
Research data management at UM: a seminar on the state of affairs

Research data management at UM: a seminar on the state of affairs

On 19 May around 55 researchers, supporting staff and policy makers attended the seminar “Research data management at UM”, which was organised by the library’s research data support team. The programme covered a large variety of topics, ranging from ethical theory to practice experiences by researchers ... Keep reading
FaSoS Research day 2015. Photo: Joey Roberts

Managing and publishing research data: what’s new?

On 22 April 2015, during the FASoS Research Day, library specialist addressed two ongoing developments in research and focused on the context and implications in daily research practices. ... Keep reading
Seminar: research data management at UM

Seminar: research data management at UM

Do you know the UM rules of research data management? Do you know the benefits and how to do it properly? Are you interested in experiences of colleagues? Do you know what support UM provides? Come Tuesday 19 May to an interactive seminar highlighting the state of affairs of research data management at UM ... Keep reading
30 years SBE library facilities

30 years SBE library facilities

Since 1984, the University Library facilities for the UM School of Business and Economics have developed from a basic collection of printed materials into a wealth of academic information that is made available 24/7 via the Online Library. This presentation puts the spotlight on some of the multifaceted differences ... Keep reading
open access

How to improve your citation impact and speed of dissemination

Use the UM Repository to spread your articles most effectively. The UM Repository is a library tool aiming to boost the citation impact of your paper as well as the speed of its dissemination. Library staff requires your once-only permission to add the full text. ... Keep reading
WARNING - EndNote Online (synchronisation) Accounts are expiring!

WARNING – EndNote Online (synchronisation) Accounts are expiring!

Your EndNote online account - needed to use the sync option in EndNote – is expiring after two years of use. Maastricht University will upgrade the campus license as soon as possible. Read what you should do in the meantime ... Keep reading
Library training for SBE exchange students

Library training for SBE exchange students

Want to speed up your master thesis? ... Keep reading
open access

NWO will revise publication rules

The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) requests researchers to publish in Open Access. ... Keep reading
Discuss library matters with us!

Discuss library matters with us!

The library is always interested in the opinion of students concerning facilities and services offered by the library. So why not join a meeting of the library user group? ... Keep reading
Remote Access

Online Library remote access via SURFconext

As of 15 October the Online Library login will be replaced by a uniform Maastricht University login based on SURFconext technology. SURFconext is a national infrastructure by SURF and provides single sign on when used in combination with other supported services. ... Keep reading
Would you like to express your opinion on library matters?

Would you like to express your opinion on library matters?

The library highly appreciates the input from students and invites you to join one of the Library User Group (LUG) meetings in November. Save the dates in your calender and sign up for the LUG! ... Keep reading
Library instruction videos: to help you get a flying start

Library instruction videos: to help you get a flying start

Having trouble finding the right information or don't know how to borrow books? Short videos show you how to do this ... Keep reading
New signposting now also for Randwyck Library

New signposting now also for Randwyck Library

Just before the start of the new academic year we’ve finished the new signposting for the Randwyck Library. This system was already successfully introduced in the Inner City Library November of last year ... Keep reading
Welcome to new students

Welcome to new students

The Maastricht University Library is not just a well-equipped study environment but also an attractive meeting place for students. As a student, you will have access to the library buildings as well as to the Online Library, where all our electronic journals, books and databases are stored.As a new student at Maastricht University you are cordially invited to the University Library! ... Keep reading
Carpet replacement finished

Carpet replacement finished

We have finished replacing the carpets in the Inner City Library ... Keep reading

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