Erasmus+ Staff Week for Librarians

Hosting Higher Education Institution:
University Library of the University of Amsterdam; Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam; Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences
Institution website:
Monday, 2 October, 2023 to Friday, 6 October, 2023
Maximum number of participants:
Deadline for applying:
Thursday, 15 June, 2023
Accommodation not provided

From 2 October till 6 October, the libraries of three higher education institutions in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, will organize an Erasmus+ Staff week. The theme of this event will be ‘Research and Education supported by Amsterdam Libraries’.

Experts at the libraries of

University of Amsterdam

Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences

Vrije Universiteit

will highlight different aspects of how they support education and research at their respective institutions, and will showcase some of their initiatives and best practices.

Our program :

Monday October 2:
Research Intelligence, Academic Reputation & Visual Storytelling VU
Societal Relevance of Research: SDG Project VU
Art & Science at the VU
Tuesday 3:
Special Collections in education VU
New technologies for education support  VU
Library Research Innovation VU
Wednesday 4:
Open collection data for research and education UvA
Online Study Spaces UvA
Library Tour AUAS
The impact of library events AUAS
Thursday 5:
Artis Library Introduction UvA
Open Access and publication support at UvA and AUAS
Study spaces UvA/AUAS
Friday 6:
Bibliometric services at the UvA library
Dis-information UvA

This staff week is aimed at all employees in libraries of higher education institutions. Professional knowledge of English is required.


The number of participants is limited to 20, with a maximum of 2 attendees per institution. Registration is open till June 15. You may register your interest through our online form.


Selection results will be announced shortly after the application has closed.

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