Flemish Academic Bibliography for the Social Sciences and Humanities (VABB)

The fifth version of the Flemish Academic Bibliography for the Social Sciences & Humanities (VABB-SHW) is available since June 2015 via http://anet.ua.ac.be/opac/opacvabbg - containing the approved publications put forward in 2014 (i.e. publication date 2013).

You can look up your publications with VABB-status in the Academic Bibliography via 'Advanced Search': fill in your personnel number for 'author' and select 'only VABB approved publications' at the bottom of the page.

More detailed information (incl. FAQ) is available at https://www.ecoom.be/en/services/vabb

Appeals Procedure

If you believe your publication has been wrongly omitted from the fifth version of the VABB-SHW, we kindly ask you to submit all relevant information on your publication as well as evidence of its peer review procedure, by means of the online application no later than 1 October 2015.

The Research Coordination Office will then deal with all further follow-up in order to have the Authoritative Panel reconsider the status of your publication.


Research Department - Policy and Quality Control Unit
Anniek Toye