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Publishing with MDPI

Before publishing in one of MDPI's journals, you are advised to do a critical review of the journal.

A Swedish action plan for open science is underway within SUHF

The action plan aims to complement and concretise SUHF's roadmap for open science.

Guidance for writing a data management plan

There is now a guide (in Swedish) from the Swedish Research Council to help you write a data management plan.

New European collaboration for open science training

Umeå University is one of four Swedish organisations involved in the new European collaboration Skills4EOSC.

New DMP template available in DMPonline

A new template for data management plans is now available in DMPonline.

New journal on health issues in Somalia

The Somali Health Action Journal is launched during the International Open Access Week.

All news

New portal to research data on Covid-19
Published: 16 Jun, 2020

SciLifeLab and The Swedish Research Council (VR) have launched a new Covid-19 research data portal.

New search tool for journals with open access discounts
Published: 13 May, 2020

The library launches a search tool for journals with open access discounts.

Improved placement views in the library search tool
Published: 27 Apr, 2020

There are major improvements in the search tool for viewing the search result.

Webinar on discounts for open access publishing
Published: 22 Apr, 2020

There are agreements where the entire cost of open access publishing is covered.

The library offers online tutoring
Published: 06 Apr, 2020

The library offers extended online tutoring during the period with restrictions for physical meetings.

Tips for studying at home
Published: 26 Mar, 2020

The Academic Resource Centre has made a video for you who is not used to studying at home.

ClinicalKey Student - an interactive learning platform
Published: 25 Mar, 2020

ClinicalKey Student is a new database containing more than 200 clinical-focused e-books.

Research Data Web is launched
Published: 02 Mar, 2020

As support for researchers regarding research data management, new pages are now available.

Easier to book tutoring appointments
Published: 28 Feb, 2020

A better service for booking tutoring appointments is now available.

Video conference equipment for the students
Published: 20 Feb, 2020

From now on, a video conference equipment is installed in one of the group rooms at UB.

DMPonline is the new tool for data management planning
Published: 29 Jan, 2020

All researchers at Umeå University now have access to DMPonline.

New agreements cover APCs for thousands of journals
Published: 22 Jan, 2020

New agreements about open access from January 2020.

New agreement with Elsevier
Published: 29 Nov, 2019

A new agreement has been reached with the scientific publisher Elsevier.