DataHub sprint review

DataHub sprint review

Join the next DataHub sprint review entitled "improve User eXperience when logging into Maastricht Data Repository and working with files". ... Keep reading
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Today is Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Thursday, May 19, 2022, marks the 11th Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD). The purpose of GAAD is to get everyone talking, thinking and learning about digital access/inclusion and people with different disabilities ... Keep reading
4 students working together at Paul Henri Spaaklaan using laptops and a smart screen. 3 of them are sitting, one is standing an presenting

Library+ Education update May 2022

In this Library+ Education update, we will update you on latest activities and workshops. And, if you get inspired but need some help making things happen, we hope you feel invited to contact us via Ask your Librarian ... Keep reading
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3D and other Anatomy OER

In the context of the 2022 Open & Online Education incentive scheme funded by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, Maastricht University anatomists succeeded for the third time to receive a grant for a project focusing on the creation and sharing of open educational resources (OER). ... Keep reading
FAIR Coffee – Challenges and solutions towards building a FAIR database for traditional games

FAIR Coffee – Challenges and solutions towards building a FAIR database for traditional games

On 25 May 2022,Carlos Utrilla Guerrero, data scientist at the Institute of Data Science, will present the PLAYFAIR Project. ... Keep reading
Opening up old books: treasure hunting in Maastricht University’s botanical archives

Opening up old books: treasure hunting in Maastricht University’s botanical archives

UM students analysed botanical history books in the context of present-day science during a 4-week research project, in collaboration with evolutionary biologist Roy Erkens (Faculty of Science and Engineering), the University Library and Wikimedia Netherlands ... Keep reading
New online resource: Orbis Intellectual Property

New online resource: Orbis Intellectual Property

Orbis Intellectual Property is a full-text patent database of private and public companies around the world, comprising 131 million patents and patent applications and more than 2 million patent holders ... Keep reading
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Library project received 2022 D&I grant

Just before Easter the University Library received the joyful message that the D&I Grant Proposal 'When every word matters; studying without barriers' was approved. ... Keep reading
The new Online Library!

The new Online Library!

The University Library’s website – the Online Library – underwent a true metamorphosis. We hope you will like the new design and will quickly find your way again on the website ... Keep reading
Maastrichtenaar Poet Pierre Kemp set to music for King’s Day Concert 2022

Maastrichtenaar Poet Pierre Kemp set to music for King’s Day Concert 2022

Composer and conductor Leonard Evers has set Kemp texts to music for the annual King’s Day concert ... Keep reading