From Project to Customized Service: Research Support at the University of Groningen Library

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    The academic landscape of the Netherlands has been influenced in recent years by new governmental policies regarding open access and open science, national and European legal guidelines, developments in ICT, and changes in how researchers are assessed. The University of Groningen Library (UB) has seized the opportunity in these developments, providing research support in the domains of registration and archiving of research output, open access publishing, research data management, and research analytics. Increased efficiency in traditional library procedures and the introduction of project-based funding have provided staff capacity for these developments. Full-service customization, to meet the needs of researchers and alleviate their time and work pressure, lies at the heart of the UB's research support
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationCases on Research Support Services in Academic Libraries
    PublisherIGI Global
    Publication statusPublished - 2020

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