Arresten Game is een serious gaming-applicatie om vonnissen te leren voor tentamens. Kluwer Nederland lanceert deze gratis app voor rechtenstudenten.
Open Access publishing currently grows at a rate of 1% per year. About 17% of 1.66 million articles indexed by Elsevier’s Scopus is now published in OA. The message to publishers is clear: move fast or perish.
In the week from 22 to 26 October, the Netherlands will be bringing the benefits of Open Access to the attention of higher education and research institutions. Seminars, workshops, lectures and film clips will encourage the institutions to focus on Open Access to research results.
Friday 21 September, the official opening of the EdL@B took place. It was an inspiring afternoon in which +/- 70 teachers, education and IT specialists and entrepreneurs familiarized with the EdL@B concept.
Science Service Factory is looking for students who want to participate in their new project: ZIGGO Hotspots. if you want to be part of it, apply here.
Radical shakeup of academic publishing will allow papers to be put online and be accessed by universities, firms and individuals.
An interesting report on a research study by the British Library and JISC over 3 years to find out the information seeking habits of doctoral students.