Learning Centre

For researchers

Learning Centre supports postgraduates and researchers by providing access to information resources. We also assist in information retrieval and publication, and help in questions regarding open science, ACRIS research information system and research data management. You can see all the services available here only if you are logged in.

Library services

Please note that you can only see the services below when you are logged in.

In addition to the services below, you also have all the services for students at your disposal: For students

Research services

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ACRIS Instructions

Aalto Current Research Information System (ACRIS) is Aalto University’s research information management system. The system contains up-to-date information about the research and artistic activities of the university. These activities are shown through the public portal Research.aalto.fi.

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Open science and research

The principle of openness is the key principle of science and research. At Aalto University, the most visible forms of open science are open access publications, open research data and metadata, and combining openness and commercialisation.

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Open access agreements with publishers

Take advantage of the open access agreements we have with publishers! Under the agreements, Aalto affiliated corresponding authors can publish their articles without open access fees (APC fee) or get discounts on them.

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Aalto Publication Series

Aalto University has five publication series that are published also online.

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Research Data Management (RDM) and Open Science

Properly managed research data creates competitive edge and is an important part of a high-quality research process. Here you will find links to support, services and instructions for research data management.


Our other services

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Resource guides (libguides.aalto.fi) (external link)

Support for faculty and students making theses by discipline and in general related to information retrieval, publication and information resources.

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Information service and information skills training

Training in information retrieval skills to support learning, teaching and research activities.

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Publishing theses and other publications (libguides.aalto.fi) (external link)

How to publish Master's and Bachelor’s theses as well as Doctoral dissertations and other publications of the Aalto University.

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Visual Resources Centre

Visual Resources Centre at Harald Herlin Learning Centre is a service focused on using and producing visual media. The archive’s visual collections can also be researched upon request at the VRC service.

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Contact information: Harald Herlin Learning Centre

Contact information of the Learning Centre as a whole. Our main service point is Harald Herlin Learning Centre at Otaniementie 9, Espoo.

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