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

The seventh version of the Flemish Academic Bibliography for the Social Sciences & Humanities (VABB-SHW) is available since June 2017 via http://anet.ua.ac.be/opac/opacvabbg - containing the approved publications put forward in 2016 (i.e. publication date 2015).

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

Consult the (Re)Search Tip

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 15 October 2017.

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