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Help with searching, finding, and (re)use of appropriate scientific literature for the Faculty of Science students

  Self-study and workshops


  Upcoming workshops

​​Aug 27, 1.30pm-2.30pm: Researcher tools  
Sep 5, 12.30pm-1pm: Literature search for your thesis  
Sep 9, 10am - 11.30am: EndNote & Mendeley
Oct 1, 2pm - 3.30pm: PubMed basics
Oct 3, 12.30pm-1pm: Literature search for your thesis  
Oct 17, 12.30pm - 1.15pm: Google Scholar
Oct 22, 11am - 12.30pm: Adobe Illustrator basics
Nov 4, 2pm - 3.30pm: EndNote & Mendeley
Dec 9, 2pm - 3.30pm: Adobe Illustrator basics

  Individual help

Walk-in hours: Tue 12pm - 2pm | Thu 3pm - 5pm
Or contact an information specialist.

  Literature search

The Library of Science supports students and researchers with their literature research.

  Research data management

Storing your research data safely and archiving them in a permanent way? The Expert Centre Research Data helps you!

 Open Access

We can help you with:

  • Information & advice on publishing in truthworthy OA journals
  • Information on financing
  • Uploading your publication in the Radboud Repository
  • Information on copyright regarding OA
  • Presentations on publishing OA and Research Data Management for researchers and students.

Please contact us! Or check the tab Publishing for more information.
Download our OA factsheet below.


  Databases for literature

 View our journal collection

  Encyclopaedias, handbooks & websites

  New acquisitions

Suggestion for a book or journal? Mail us!

  Library of Science

  Heyendaalseweg 135


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 Fri: 8.30am - 8pm
 Sat: 9.30am - 4pm



July 13 - Aug 18:
Mo - Fri: 9am - 5.30pm
Friday, July 19: CLOSED (4 day marches)

New e-books Life Sciences en Environmental Science


More than 700 new e-books are available until September. The most consulted ones will be purchased. An overview of all e-books with direct links can be found here. The e-books are also in RUQuest.