Scholarly Communication: Creating Output & Impact


Where to publish your results? What to check and how to choose?


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... with impact

How to create demonstrable (& measurable) impact?


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bibliographic database

KU Leuven output is managed and stored in Lirias, our Open Access bibliographic database. Lirias contains nearly 400.000 items, ranging from journal articles over PhD theses to artistic output of our researchers.

Find our publications

Lirias portal

Lirias 2.0 A New Lirias

Lirias Helpdesk



Research Data

Good data makes good science. the same goes for good datamanegement. KU Leuven invests in services and infrastructures to support its researchers, including a dedicated Research Data Management Support Desk.

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DMP ONLINE - managing your data

RDM support desk


Open Access

KU Leuven expects all peer reviewed international journal articles to be accompanied by a full text in its repository. A dedicated Open Access Support Desk checks copyright regulations for our researchers.

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OA support desk

contact: Hannelore Vanhaverbeke