Library services for researchers: Research and publishing

The research database Artur

As an ÅAU-affiliated reseracher you can and should register your scholarly publications in the Research database Artur. This will increase the visibility of your research on the web and result in more funding for ÅAU, since the publications in Artur are reported to the Ministry of Education and Culture on a yearly basis.

In the JUULI portal you can find information about scholarly publications from all Finnish universities.


Open access (OA)

If you publish your research open access - as recommended in the ÅAU policy for open science - it can be read free of charge and thereby reach more readers.

Scholarly OA journals often charge the author an APC-price. But
ÅAU-affiliated researchers can publish OA free of charge or with a discount in

Evaluating scholarly publications

  • Bibliometrics is one way of evaluating scholarly publications, authors, and citations using quantitative methods.
  • Julkaisufoorumi (JUFO) is a national project for evaluating and ranking scholarly publications and publishers.

  • Sherpa/Romeo provides information about copyright policies for publishers and journals.