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 I can ...
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?
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You can reserve a book that is already on loan (NB: not at the Faculty of Law and Criminology).
Go to the catalogue
Look up the book.
Click on the button Services.
Click on the button Reserve (you find the button under Location).
Log in and confirm your reservation. ...
These tools will help you find literature on the topic of your choice.
You can find over 4.000.000 references for books, serials, images, theses, and databases in the library catalogue of Ghent University. Many of these can be consulted online, from the comfort of your home.If you cannot ...
Do you need to write a text or do you need to find information and you are looking for the right resources?
Step 1: define your subject
Narrow down your subject on the basis of literature on the subject.
Explore the subject. You can read a paper of ...
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 ...
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 ...