Information literate in 2013? Take a workshop at the library
Would you like to learn how to use webtools and social media like Dropbox, Evernote, Google Docs or Twitter? And Personal Metis or RefWorks? Do a free workshop at the library.
18 Jan 2013
University of Amsterdam awards two gastronomic prizes
In Amsterdam today, the Johannes van Damprijs and the Joop Witteveenprijs were awarded to Claudia Roden and Daniëlle De Vooght. The prizes consist of a plate designed by Joost Swarte and a cash sum. The festive award ...
15 Nov 2012
Online access to section Neuroscience of Journal of Visualized Experiments
The journal JoVE films and publishes videos of researchers performing new experimental techniques. The section Neuroscience is now accessible to students and staff at the UvA.
28 Sep 2012
Bushuis Library closed on 5 October
On Friday 5 October the Bushuis Library will be closed all day. The Bushuis Study Centre will be open.
17 Sep 2012
Student Stefan Kuijpers wins quiz about the University Library
First-year student Media and Culture Stefan Kuijpers has won the quiz organised by the Library during the Student Fair, held in the Convention Factory on 28 August.
12 Sep 2012
Encyclopedia of Medieval Philosophy now online
An extensive reference work on philosophy in the Middle Ages and early Renaissance is now also online.
28 Aug 2012
New ‘Collaboration Room B 2.01’ opened in the University Library
On the 2nd floor in the University Library at Singel, a new study room has been opened, specially for groups.
22 Jun 2012
Textbook into PDF
Do you rather listen than read? The UvA Library has a new service that can help you: Textbook into PDF..
15 Sep 2011
New databases added to Wharton WRDS
Databases Audit Analytics, Risk Metrics and Compustat Execucomp available via Wharton WRDS.
5 Feb 2009
New weekend opening hours for University Library
The University Library opens at 10.00 on Saturdays and Sundays from 1 February 2009.
11 Dec 2006
Taschen/Librero is reprinting famous seventeenth-century atlas of the universe from the Special Collections of the Universiteit van Amsterdam
The German publishing company Taschen is now publishing a richly illustrated version of this atlas in a modern edition with an introduction by astronomer Rob van Gent. For this reprint, use has been made of the ...