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  • 20 Jun 2017
    Figshare in Amsterdam

    On 30 May, Maria Heijne, director of the UvA/HvA Library, welcomed ca 40 colleagues from Dutch universities in the UvA/HvA Library for an information session on the implementation of ‘figshare for institutions’ at ...

  • 14 Jun 2017
    Paper by UvA authors in top 5% most cited articles

    A paper on mobility and potential exposure to diversity, written by UvA researchers Marco te Brömmelstroet, Anna Nikolaeva and Meredith Glaser of Urban Planning and others, is now in the top 5% of most cited articles ...

  • 15 May 2017
    More than 8,000 journals make science more visible than ever before

    An increasing number of journals from large publishers allow researchers to publish open access without extra costs. Making publications freely available and giving them a large reach thus becomes more and more easy. ...

  • 10 May 2017
    Research groups test figshare

    This spring a few UvA research groups will start working with figshare.

  • 2 May 2017
    No agreement with Oxford University Press

    The Dutch universities and Oxford University Press (OUP) were unable to come to a new agreement about access to academic journals.

  • 26 Jan 2017
    Implementation research data system well under way

    From April onwards, all researchers at UvA and AUAS can securely store and share their data in AMS based on Figshare.

  • 6 Dec 2016
    Pure is ready for use

    Pure replaces the old (Personal) Metis at the University of Amsterdam as the system for registering research and publications.

  • 15 Nov 2016
    Open research data can save lives

    Paul Boersma is professor of Phonetic Sciences and director of the Amsterdam Center for Language and Communication, which is part of the Faculty of Humanities. He designed the faculty’s data protocol and represents ...

  • 19 Oct 2016
    Central RDM system is named AmsterData Management System (AMS)

    AmsterData Management System (AMS) is the name of the central Research Data Management system which will become available early in 2017. Maarten Hogenstijn, researcher in social entrepreneurship at AUAS sent in this ...

  • 11 Oct 2016
    Researchers are actively involved in the design of the RDM system

    ‘We feel it’s important that researchers are actively involved in helping decide on the functional design of the central Research Data Management system. That’s why we’re working together with an implementation ...

  • 27 Sep 2016
    Horizon2020 Grant awarded to Library, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences and Faculty of Law

    Christian Bröer of the Department of Sociology (FMG), Balázs Bodó of the Institute for Information Law (FdR) and Saskia Woutersen-Windhouwer of the Library, jointly received a Horizon2020 Grant for the project ...

  • 21 Sep 2016
    ‘Our RDM policy focuses on safeguarding the integrity and validity of research’

    Brian Burgoon is Professor of International and Comparative Political Economy at the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences and Director of the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR).

  • 15 Sep 2016
    License information available for lecturers

    The Library has made a list of all its e-journals and e-books, especially for lecturers. This list tells you if you, as a UvA lecturer, are allowed to

  • 14 Sep 2016
    ‘We want to make research data management easier’

    Anne Eskes is a senior researcher, lecturer in nursing and coordinator of ACHIEVE, the Amsterdam Centre for Innovative Health Practice, at AUAS’s Faculty of Health. ACHIEVE’s research focuses on innovations in ...

  • 7 Sep 2016
    Competition: find a name for the research data management system

    From late 2016 the Library will be providing a central research data management system. Researchers from UvA and AUAS can use this to store their data securely, archive them and share them with specific colleagues ...

  • 2 Sep 2016
    Research funds require stricter control of research data

    Bea Krenn is a senior advisor on Innovation Exchange Amsterdam’s IXA-UvA-HvA grant support team. The team helps researchers at UvA and AUAS submit complex subsidy applications.

  • 2 Sep 2016
    P.C. Hoofthuis Library open again

    The P.C. Hoofthuis Library is open again. During the summer closure ca 55,000 books have been "renumbered" according to a new shelving system, the Library of Congress Classification (LCC).

  • 11 Jul 2016
    Open access agreements with smaller publishers

    Negotiations between Dutch university libraries / SURF and four smaller publishers have resulted in agreements about open access.

  • 6 Jul 2016
    ‘We’re looking for solutions for confidential data of top athletes’

    ‘AUAS-wide we can learn a lot from each other when it comes to handling personal data and privacy in research projects’, says Niek van Ulzen, data steward at the Faculty of Sports and Nutrition’s (BSV) Centre for ...

  • 29 Jun 2016
    Library starts implementation of central system for research data management

    As of late 2016, the Library will provide a central RDM service for UvA/HvA researchers to store, share and publish data securely. This summer sees the start of the implementation of the RDM system according to the ...

  • 21 Jun 2016
    No more concerns about data availability, integrity and confidentiality

    A substantial Schedule of Requirements was drawn up for the call for tenders and selection of a central Research Data Management system (RDM) for the University Library.

  • 16 Jun 2016
    Scopus available for UvA

    Recently the UvA Library has taken a subscription to Scopus for students and staff.

  • 10 Jun 2016
    What is your opinion of research data management?

    How do researchers in the Netherlands think about research data management? The National Coordination Point Research Data Management (LCRDM) is doing a survey and is looking for respondents.

  • 3 Jun 2016
    'The huge data volumes from science research are hard to store long-term'

    According to head of ICT Boy Menist, the Faculty of Science (FNWI) has a faculty data protocol and there is an active RDM coordinator at each of the science institutes.

  • 31 May 2016
    Publicly financed research: by 2020 it must be open

    On 27 May 2016 the European ministers decided that by 2020 all academic publications on the results of publicly financed research should be freely available.

  • 6 Apr 2016
    Library introduces user-friendly RDM storage system

    By the end of 2016, researchers that do not have access to sufficient data storage capacity at their own research institute or knowledge centre can make use of the UvA/AUAS Library's new RDM storage system.

  • 4 Apr 2016
    Agreement with Elsevier on list of open-access journals

    The Dutch universities and Elsevier have reached an agreement on the package of journals in which researchers can publish open access without extra cost.

  • 30 Mar 2016
    ‘Data stewards can learn a lot from each other’

    'At the Radboud University Medical Center I already work with research protocols’, says doctoral candidate Jorien van der Laan, who also conducts research at the Poverty and Participation research group at the AUAS. ...

  • 23 Mar 2016
    ‘Keep the data protocol short and approach it with a sense of humour´

    'Despite having inflicted great damage on the field of Psychology, the Stapel affair also yielded certain benefits’, suggests Jaap Murre, professor of Theoretical Neuropsychology.

  • 16 Mar 2016
    Library offers researchers Research Data Management support

    As of 2015, the UvA and AUAS have introduced central guidelines on the management of research data. According to these new guidelines, a data management plan must now be prepared for every new research project. The ...