Publications

​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

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LAB Focus

Why Experiential and Entrepreneurial Learning matters?

What is the meaning of experiences in learning? Experiences are always individual and learner owns the learning. Ideas are constantly reformed through experience. Amber – Power for Cleantech Innovations in the Baltic Sea Region project identified several themes where competences of university research meet RDI needs of enterprises. One of these themes was experiential and […] The post Why Experiential and Entrepreneurial Learning matters? appeared first on LAB Focus.

Visibility of the Salpausselkä Geopark – a requirement for recognition and a magnet for visitors

Visitors to areas of natural beauty benefit from being able to exercise and get fresh air along easily navigable trails that take them to accessible sites of interest. When the area being visited has special natural features, then the visitors typically expect information about what they are experiencing. In the case of a geopark this […] The post Visibility of the Salpausselkä Geopark – a requirement for recognition and a magnet for visitors appeared first on LAB Focus.

Public Shared Workshop Encourages Craftsmanship

Inspired by principles of sustainable consumption and lifestyle, sharing and circular economy products and services are rising gradually worldwide. Through interregional cooperation among eight partners from Finland, France, Czech Republic, Spain, Bulgaria, and Belgium, the CECI – Citizen Involvement in Circular Economy Implementation project collects and shares such good practices to inspire other regions in […] The post Public Shared Workshop Encourages Craftsmanship appeared first on LAB Focus.