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GDPR: why is it important to comply with this legislation?

Protecting the rights and freedoms of data subjects If you process personal data, your job is to protect the rights and freedoms of data subjects in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). For this you must evaluate the possible risks associated with the processing of personal data ...    Read more

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GDPR: what are the different roles and responsibilities according to the GDPR?

Various roles are defined within the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for the processing of personal data. The most important roles are:  Data controller Joint data controller  Data processor Since controllers and processors have different responsibilities and obligations, it is important that you clearly define these roles (together with ...    Read more

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GDPR: what should I keep in mind when designing my research?

Privacy by design In the design phase of a research project, you normally think about the substance and methodological aspects of your research. In view of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) it is important to also thoroughly consider and describe the collection and processing of personal data during the ...    Read more

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Search academic resources in corona times

For news from funders, information on PHD defense and other research Q&A during the corona pandemic, check the overview on the research pages on the university's portal. Find academic literature The library is still there, though remotely, to support you. Check the services and due dates on loans and ...    Read more

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Authorship: 10 best practices

If you are thinking about writing a new publication: Consult the guidelines on authorship within your field and/or faculty and find out what policy is in place at the journal in question. Make sure that any arrangements are always in line with this policy. Discuss authorship issues beforehand (i.e. before ...    Read more

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VIDEO DMPonline.be: How do I write a Data Management Plan?

DMPonline.be is an online tool to help Ghent University researchers write an effective Data Management Plan (DMP). This tip explains how to use this tool. What is a DMP? A Data Management Plan is a formal document that specifies how research data will be handled both during and ...    Read more

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Copyright law: the basics in Belgian law

Jurisdiction This is Belgian law. The exceptions in the Belgian copyright law are only valid for use of works in Belgium (whether or not the author is Belgian or not is not relevant, as is the country the work is published in). What is protected? Works protected by copyright: - ...    Read more

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VIDEO Research Data Management: What is RDM?

Research Data Management (RDM) is a broad term that encompasses all practices and actions to ensure that research data are secure, sustainable, and easy to find, understand and (re)use, not only during a research project, but also in the longer term. Taking proper care of data is an essential ...    Read more

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Gale Literary Sources (Gale)

Gale Literary Sources (formerly Artemis) is a full text database (used especially in Literature) colmbining the following literary sources: Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online Literature Criticism Online Literature Resource Center - LRC LitFinder Scribner Writer Series Something About the Author Online Twayne's Authors Series Search operators In the search ...    Read more

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Book: can you borrow a book?

As soon as you are registered as a user in the library system, you can borrow books with your student card, personnel card or visitor's card, unless: the book has been borrowed by someone else the book can only be consulted in the library How to know if you can ...    Read more

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Artstor

The Artstor image database contains more than one million high-quality digital images that can be used free of charge for scientific purposes through the Images for Academic Publishing (IAP) programme. On the homepage you can enter a search term in the search field. You also have the option to browse ...    Read more

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Academic poster

An academic poster is an advertisement of your research to attract the public to get to know your research. It is key to make it visually attractive and to catch the viewer's eye. The language policy advisors provide tips, tricks and examples on the dedicated website Taaladvies. The information on ...    Read more

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GDPR: what should I keep in mind when processing special categories of personal data?

Special categories of personal data (sensitive personal data) Some personal data belong to the group of “special categories” of personal data: these are personal data revealing racial or ethnic origin, political views, religious or philosophical beliefs, membership of a trade union, genetic data, biometric data, data about health ...    Read more

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Journal: how to find a print or e-journal or newspaper

You can find the journals and newspapers UGent libraries have access to via the Ghent University library catalogue lib.ugent.be. Flemish newspapers and magazines You can find popular Flemish newspapers and magazines in the database GoPress.  Search for 'GoPress' in the catalogue and click 'View online' Make an account ...    Read more

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Assess the quality of a scholarly journal

Researchers can choose from tens of thousands of scholarly journals to disseminate their research results.  It is not always easy to find out which ones are reliable. General rules Think. Check. Submit is a checklist to help you identify the right journal for your research. Does Web of Science list ...    Read more

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Search: Boolean operators

The 3 most important Boolean operators that can be used to search on the internet are AND, OR and NOT. These operators are used as conjunctions to combine or exclude search terms in a search, resulting in more focused and productive results. The use of these operators can significantly ...    Read more

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Web of Science (WoS): introduction

Web of Science (WoS) is a portal of several scholarly databases. Ghent University has access to: Science Citation Index (SCI) Social Science Citation Index (SSCI) Arts & Humanities Citation Index (AHCI) Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Science (CPCI-S) Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities (CPCI-SSH) Emerging Sources ...    Read more

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SFX

SFX is a button that tries to bring you to an online full text article, based on the bibliographical information you entered. If an online full text is not available, it will offer you different options, for instance where you can find a print version, or how to request it ...    Read more

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Write: do you know what you are writing?

Before you start writing, having a good sense of what you will be writing is an important first step. Some examples of text types that require different kinds of writing are: a paper: you look for the answer to an objective research question through field research or a literature ...    Read more

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GDPR: what are the basic principles?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is based on six basic principles that you must take into account when processing personal data. Basic principles 1. Lawfulness, fairness and transparency You are obliged to process personal data in a transparent manner with respect for all applicable laws, regulations and rules. ...    Read more

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Article submission for publication

How do you get your article published in a journal? How do you choose the right journal? The Kenniscentrum voor de Gezondheidszorg Gent (KCGG) lists several tips for the medical sciences. Here's a selection of generally applicable tips. How do you select a journal? CriterionTools Content SJFinder Find ...    Read more

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VIDEO The research data lifecycle: What is it?

The research data lifecycle is a key concept within Research Data Management (RDM). It describes the different stages research data go through before, during, and after a research project. Various data management activities take place within each stage of the data lifecycle, and the choices made in one stage influence ...    Read more

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Indicators in research evaluation

Indicators can support the evaluation of research performance quickly, efficiently and with a high degree of objectivity. Their simplicity makes indicators particularly attractive. However, they should be used with caution because scientific practice is too complex to be grasped in one indicator. The Research Department of Ghent University compiled a ...    Read more

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Start an Open Access Journal

The University Library Ghent offers a publication platform for (UGent) editors of open access journals via https://ojs.ugent.be. Existing journals as well as brand new ones can use the platform to publish their journal online.  Not only can you publish the articles, you can also manage the editorial process, such as ...    Read more

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What do I need to do for the financial side of my project?

Both before and after the start of a research project you must take care of the financial administration and management of your project. Ghent University has you covered by making available the FOCUS management system and a central and decentralised network of colleagues with the necessary knowhow about rules and ...    Read more

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Ullmann's encyclopedia of industrial chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry is a reference work related to industrial chemistry. As of 2016 it is in its 7th edition. This reference work provides the most current and trustworthy knowledge in everything that relates to the chemical industry, including processes, chemicals, products, analytical chemistry, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology ...    Read more

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VIDEO Book: how and where to find it?

Ghent University holds a very diverse collection of books, journals, theses, heritage material and much more, both in analogue and digital form. The catalogue gives you an overview of what can be found in which library. How do you use the catalogue to find books? Select your language on the ...    Read more

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Finding (European) Legislation

In EUR-Lex you can find EU law, EU case law, other European public documents and the authentic electronic version of the Official European Journal, available in the 24 languages of the European Union.    Read more

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Citing: how to do it correctly

Correctly referencing your sources is essential in academic writing (bachelor paper, master thesis, PhD dissertation). There are many different styles of referencing, depending on your field of study or the journal. Contact your supervisor to find out which style is expected or look it up on your faculty’s website.The ...    Read more

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Newsletter on research and internationalisation (Berichten over Onderzoek en Internationalisering - BOZI)

If you would like to be kept up to date about funding opportunities for research and mobility, research policy news, science communication activities and other events, making sure you receive the electronic newsletter on research and internationalisation (Berichten over Onderzoek en Internationalisering - BOZI) is a good idea. Anyone with ...    Read more

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