Library News

New: a single search box for Library Search

The University Library offers a new Google-like search engine to help you find books, journals, articles and UM publications. Searching is effective, fast and simple since you will search a major part of the electronic and physical library content in one go ... Read More
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New Student Desktop 2.0 is here!

Better performance, more functionality. The new student desktop works with ‘Athena’, offering Windows 7, Internet Explorer 9 and Microsoft Office 2010 ... Read More
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Gerard Mols, Rector Magnificus van de UM en voor één dag gastcurator [Dutch]

Ter gelegenheid van zijn afscheid als Rector Magnificus van de Universiteit Maastricht (29 juni 2012) is professor Gerard Mols voor één dag gastcurator. Gerard Mols is een hartstochtelijk lezer en geeft zijn persoonlijke boeken top 5 ... Read More
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350 Years of Stadsbibliotheek Maastricht

In 2012 Maastricht celebrates the 350th anniversary of the Stadsbibliotheek. To pay attention to this memorable fact and to commemorate a cooperation of many years’, a small exhibition has been set up in the Maastricht University Library ... Read More
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New in the eLibrary: PsycBOOKS®

A full-text database which provides electronic access to a great many landmark titles published by APA and other distinguished publishers, including a substantial back file of classic and historic works plus recent titles in psychological science. What has PsycBOOKS® to offer? ... Read More
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Maastricht University Library acquires unique works of Pierre Kemp

The University Library has acquired some unique works by poet and painter Pierre Kemp (Maastricht 1886–1967). Professor Wiel Kusters integrated this collection into the Maastricht University heritage collection and was therefore chosen to present and explain these works for the first time on Wednesday 15 May ... Read More
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Developing quality test for new open access journals

The number of scholarly and scientific open access journals is growing with more than a thousand a year. How to ensure the quality of these journals and at the same time give these new journals a fair chance? ... Read More
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Officially announcing the opening of Peer Point

Peer Point: your emergency line for any difficulties you encounter while doing research for an assignment, a paper or your thesis ... Read More
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Key Advances in Medicine. PDF for free

It is the perfect resource for busy medical students, physicians and clinical researchers who want to catch up with the medical literature from 2011 ... Read More
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Trial of Cambridge Books Online and Cambridge Companions

Until 20 February 2012, the University Library will be conducting a university-wide trial of Cambridge Books Online and Cambridge Companions Complete ... Read More
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Embase coverage extended

Searching for more articles in the field of (bio)medicine? Check Embase. ... Read More
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Founding of Maastricht Academic Heritage Fund

Maastricht University has a fund to supplement, digitise and/or exhibit the special collections, If you are interested in contributing you can make a donation or purchase Pierre Kemp cards. Click on the picture to read more ... Read More