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News and events from the University of Groningen Library

Lecture series: 'City & University'
Date:23 January 2019

The University of Groningen (UG) is organising an interesting series of lectures in the University Library City Centre. Once a month between January and May 2019, a lecture will be held about a special UG professor or UG student and their ties with Groningen. Admission to the lectures is free and everyone is welcome. Note: the lectures are Dutch only.

Boekpresentatie: De Atlas van Acker Stratingh
Date:18 April 2019

Op donderdag 16 mei wordt het nieuwe boek van Reinder Reinders, De Atlas van Acker Stratingh, gepresenteerd tijdens een minisymposium in de Universiteitsbibliotheek Binnenstad.

Opening hours Library Easter, King's Day, 4 & 5 May
Date:18 April 2019

Opening hours Easter

Opening 'Groninger Vrouwengalerij' in UL City Centre
Date:01 March 2019

International Women’s Day marks the launch of the Groninger Vrouwengalerij, a portrait gallery that tells the stories of 50 remarkable women from Groningen’s past, both online and in person. The Groninger Vrouwengalerij will be touring the province of Groningen in the form of an exhibition. First stop: the University Library City Centre in Groningen.

Photo report: The treasures of the University Library
Date:07 December 2018

In the Magazine on the UG website, a nice story was published about the treasures of our Special Collections department. With awesome pictures!

License for APA PsycTHERAPY ends on January 1, 2020
Date:16 April 2019

License for APA PsycTHERAPY ends on January 1, 2020

Fellowship Helmuth Plessner
Date:08 April 2019

Fellowship Helmuth Plessner

New: open access books at University of Groningen Press
Date:04 April 2019

Since April 2019, UGP also publishes books and series.

New: Art Theorists of the Italian Renaissance
Date:03 April 2019
Art Theorists of the Italian Renaissance
More than 50 UG-articles published open access under 'Taverne'
Date:21 March 2019

More than 50 UG-articles published open access under 'Taverne'

Trial Chicago Manual of Style
Date:20 March 2019

Trial Chicago Manual of Style

March 23 through April 7: University Library City Centre accessible only for University of Groningen students and staff
Date:20 March 2019

March 23 through April 7: University Library City Centre accessible only for University of Groningen students and staff

New: Sage Research Methods Online
Date:19 March 2019

New: Sage Research Methods Online

Rectores Magnifici share scientific articles in open access
Date:11 March 2019

The most recent scientific articles from the Rectores Magnifici of Dutch universities (also UG) will soon be available online to the general, international public for free. By doing so, the rectors aim to set a good example for all researchers in the Netherlands. The articles will be shared via the university repositories.

Cambridge Elements: key topics arts & sciences
Date:05 March 2019

Cambridge elements

Borrowing from other libraries will change
Date:30 January 2019

Borrowing from other libraries will change ILL interlibrary loan

A remarkable new addition to our Special Collections
Date:22 November 2018

Recently, the University Library received a large collection of books from the legacy of prof. Stefan Radt (1927-2017). The first book to be catalogued turned out to be a very special item: an edition of Zeitgedicht MCMXXXIX by Wolf Kilian.

News sources and newspapers via Nexis Uni (formerly Lexis Nexis)
Date:21 February 2019

Lexis Nexis becomes Nexis Uni

Alle dissertaties digitaal in 2018
Date:19 February 2019

Alle proefschriften van 2018 (507 in totaal) zijn te vinden via de RUG-onderzoeksdatabase.

Plan S - Information for researchers
Date:30 January 2019

Plan S - Information for UG and UMCG researchers available on new website.

French attention for our Special Collections
Date:09 January 2019

The Société bibliographique de France, a French society of book researchers and book historians, interviewed our curator Alisa van de Haar about the Groningen Special Collections department. In the (French language) interview, Van de Haar talks about the history of the collection and the most important challenges for the future. Also, she highlights a number of top pieces from the Special Collections.

Symposium Early Modern Media, 22 March 2019
Date:14 February 2019

On 22 March, the symposium 'New Perspectives on Early Modern Media and the Book Business in Europe' will take place in the University Library. During this symposium, three new publications on this topic will be presented by their authors: Andrew Pettegree and Arthur der Weduwen, Heiko Droste, and Joop Koopmans. Moreover, relevant material from the Special Collections department of the University Library will be on display.

European Journal of Life Writing joins UGP
Date:11 February 2019

European Journal of Life Writing joins UGP

Dutch universities give open access another boost
Date:31 January 2019

The Dutch universities will give open access an extra boost from 2019 by starting a pilot to make publications available after six months in collaboration with researchers.

Paleo-Aktueel available at University of Groningen Press
Date:29 January 2019

Paleo-Aktueel available at University of Groningen Press

Contemplation room at UB City Centre opens
Date:18 January 2019

There is now a contemplation room available at the UB City Centre.

January 12 through 27: University Library City Centre accessible only for University of Groningen students and staff
Date:09 January 2019

From Tuesday 3 April through Sunday 8 April, the University Library City Centre is only accessible for students and staff of the University of Groningen (and other holders of a University card). Hanze students will have no access to the library in these periods.

Springer Nature OA deal momentarily suspended until end of 2018
Date:18 December 2018

Springer Nature open access deal momentarily suspended until end of 2018

Trial Chinese journals
Date:28 November 2018

Trial Chinese journals

New special issue Stem- Spraak en Taalpathologie
Date:07 December 2018

Stem-, Spraak- en Taalpathologie has published a new special issue "Research Tutorials by Dutch-speaking researchers abroad, part II ".

1000th gift by Mr. Jan Noorlandt
Date:23 November 2018

On 22 November 2018, Mr. Jan Noorlandt came to the University Library to personally hand over his 1000th gift to the library: a beautifully illustrated 1927 edition of the book 'Wout de scheepsjongen' by W.G. van de Hulst. On behalf of the Special Collections department, curator Alisa van de Haar received the book.

Exhibition: Groningen Women's Gallery
From:Fr 08-03-2019
Until:Su 16-06-2019
Where:University Library City Centre, stairwell, 2nd floor
Lezing: Kookboekonderzoek uit de archeologische hoek
When:Th 25-04-2019 16:00 - 17:00
Where:Universiteitsbibliotheek Binnenstad; Jantina Tammeszaal, 4e verdieping
Lezing: Anda Kerkhoven
When:Sa 04-05-2019 13:00 - 13:45
Where:Jantina Tammeszaal, 4e verdieping Universiteitsbibliotheek Binnenstad
Lezing: Anda Kerkhoven
When:Sa 04-05-2019 15:00 - 15:45
Where:Jantina Tammeszaal, 4e verdieping Universiteitsbibliotheek Binnenstad
Lezing Stad & Universiteit: Ubbo Emmius en het ontstaan van de Groningse Universiteit
When:Tu 07-05-2019 16:30 - 17:30
Where:Jantina Tammeszaal, 4e verdieping Universiteitsbibliotheek Binnenstad
Boekpresentatie: Atlas van Acker Stratingh
When:Th 16-05-2019 15:00 - 17:00
Where:Universitetisbibliotheek Binnenstad, Jantina Tammeszaal, 4e verdieping
Lezing: Deventer, Zwolle, Groningen: de Broeders van het Gemene Leven aan het Martinikerkhof
When:Th 23-05-2019 16:00 - 17:00
Where:Universiteitsbibliotheek Binnenstad; Jantina Tammeszaal, 4e verdieping
Lezing Stad & Universiteit: Betsy Bakker-Nort
When:Tu 28-05-2019 16:30 - 17:30
Where:Jantina Tammeszaal, 4e verdieping Universiteitsbibliotheek Binnenstad
Lezing: De bibliotheek van het Hof van Drenthe
When:Th 27-06-2019 16:00 - 17:00
Where:Universiteitsbibliotheek Binnenstad; Jantina Tammeszaal, 4e verdieping
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