​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

Lead your thoughts entrepreneur

Leading your thoughts is an important skill for an entrepreneur. Or to be honest – anyone. Improved self-efficacy gives you greater motivation, more autonomy and courage to take risks. Why is it that we so often fail to set ourselves attainable goals or to achieve the goals that we have set? Why aren’t we doing […] The post Lead your thoughts entrepreneur appeared first on LAB Focus.

VIBES virtual team working Master Class for the use of educators

In the age of digitalization, remote work has become the new norm for many businesses around the world. Virtual teams are rapidly gaining popularity, allowing organizations to collaborate effectively while breaking down geographical barriers. How to acquire the skills needed for effective remote working and managing virtual teams? How to educate virtual team working skills […] The post VIBES virtual team working Master Class for the use of educators appeared first on LAB Focus.

The impact of localization on rural e-commerce sales

Rural e-commerce sales have been on the rise in recent years, driven by digital technology advancement and the growth of digital marketing. E-commerce is becoming more accessible and convenient for consumers, even in remote rural areas. However, to succeed in rural e-commerce, businesses need to understand the challenges and opportunities of this market. One key […] The post The impact of localization on rural e-commerce sales appeared first on LAB Focus.