Organization profile

Organisation profile

Department manager: Nils Thidemann 

Focus & support areas

The VBN team works with support, maintenance and development of research registration as well as research dissemination an analysis at AAU, according to the university's executive requirements. The team is specialized in providing research support in the form of information to the university's management, quality assurance of research registration data, bibliometric reports, course activities supporting researchers as well as administrative staff, etc. Team members are furthermore active within a number of additional focus areas and national projects.

Alongside the core focus areas, the VBN-team is responsible for the daily maintenance and support of VBN, and assists users and reporting officers with issues relating to research registration in Pure, the system supporting VBN. In addition, the team carries the overall responsibility for validating the research year in VBN at Aalborg University.

Additional information

The VBN team's website  provides an insight into the team's work areas and courses, and provides help and guidance to university employees for the use of Pure and VBN.

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evaluation research Social Sciences
indicator research Social Sciences
social science Social Sciences
open access Social Sciences
science Social Sciences
management Social Sciences
student Social Sciences
mathematics Social Sciences

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Anne Marya Greve

Person: TAP

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Anne Lyhne Høj

Person: TAP

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Anne Lykke

Person: TAP


Projects 2002 2020


Sandfær, M., Ibanez, K. S. H., Pedersen, D. B., Lauridsen, N. D., Steensboe, C., Larsen, B., Melchiorsen, P. M., Hvidtfeldt, R., Lykke, M., Thidemann, N., Hansen, K. K. & Høj, A. L.

DEFF - Danmarks Elektroniske Fag- og Forskningsbibliotek


Project: Research


Krejsager, B., Tranberg, C., Thomsen, L., Andersen, T., Haladyn, M. A., Bendix, J. & Madsen, S. S.

01/03/2012 → …

Project: Research

Pure Brugerdagene 2019

Greve, A. M., Lykke, A., Vidmar, S. & Thidemann, N.


Project: Other

Research Output 2004 2019

Arbejdet med Open Access på Aalborg Universitet

Høj, A. L. & Thomsen, L., 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conference without publisher/journalPosterCommunication

Open Access
10 Downloads (Pure)

Become Metric-Wise: The VBN Team Recommends

Melchiorsen, P. M., 2019

Research output: Other contributionCommunication

Open Access

Bibliometric differences: a case study in bibliometric evaluation across SSH and STEM

Melchiorsen, P. M., 27 Feb 2019, In : Journal of Documentation. 75, 2, p. 366-378 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Social sciences
social science
evaluation research


Emerald Literati Network 2012 Awards for Excellence: Outstanding Author Contribution Award Winner

Brian Kirkegaard Lunn (Recipient), 12 Mar 2012

Prize: Other prizes

Activities 2004 2019

Pure International Conference 2019

Søren Vidmar (Participant), Cathrine Durup Kjær Bonderup (Participant)
16 Oct 201917 Oct 2019

Activity: Attending an eventConference organisation or participation

Citizen Science Symposium 2019

Anne Lykke (Participant)
7 Oct 2019

Activity: Attending an eventConference organisation or participation

Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing

Louise Thomsen (Participant), Anne Lyhne Høj (Participant)
24 Sep 201926 Sep 2019

Activity: Attending an eventConference organisation or participation

Press / Media

Nyt site til VBN-teamet

Anne Lykke


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Sådan får du patent på din idé

Anne Marya Greve


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Værdifuld videnskilde klar til forskningsfirmaer

Carsten Heine, Louise Thomsen & Anne Marya Greve


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media