​Publishing at LAB University of Applied Sciences aims to improve and enhance knowledge sharing in multi-disciplinary research and development as well as innovation. LAB is committed to the principles of open access publishing.

LAB Open

LAB Open is an open access publishing platform which publishes articles and audiovisual materials by the staff, students and partners of the LAB University of Applied Sciences. The platform hosts two individual journals which are published continuously. Both journals accept and publish articles also in English.

LAB Focus Blogs

The blogs of LAB's four focus areas bring forth each focus area’s RDI and education activities.

Publication series

The LAB publication series publishes reports, monographs and compilations based on the RDI and higher education teaching activities at LAB.

All publications in the series are available online via Theseus.

About publishing in LAB

You can read more about LAB’s publishing activities from the LAB Guide to publishing and open science. The guide also offers information about open science, how to evaluate scholarly publications, and how to promote your research.

For any additional information or questions, please contact julkaisutatlab [dot] fi

LAB Focus

Estonian GameDev Summer Summit

Game developers support organization, GameDev Estonia, organized a two-day Summer Conference in Tartu and it’s nearby Elva in June 2022. On the 17th of June Estonian GameDev Summer Summit took place in Tartu at SPARK Demo and on the 18th of June AegCon 2022 in Elva, at a local sports center called Tartumaa tervisespordikeskus. This […] The post Estonian GameDev Summer Summit appeared first on LAB Focus.

Renewable energy in the furniture production

Higher integration of renewables in the industry will achieve long-term energy independency and the stability of production prices. It is necessary to launch supportive incentives to encourage private uptake of such technologies by the industry. The aim of the RESINDUSTRY – Policies for Renewable Energy Sources in Industry – project is to boost the use […] The post Renewable energy in the furniture production appeared first on LAB Focus.

On belonging 

“So, here is my experience on growing up in Britain; it was always a case of making sure that I was grateful” (Okwonga 2017, 224). The above quote is from a collection of essays The Good Immigrant (2017) where 21 writers inquire into what it means to be black, Asian or minority ethnic in Britain. […] The post On belonging  appeared first on LAB Focus.