Teaching and learning tools

Tools, recommendations, guides and experiences of colleagues

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Researcher's guide

All the UPF researcher services and resources


Advice and training

ACTIC accreditation

Bibliographic information

Prevention against computer attacks

Student Information Desk (PIE)

Technological advice

Telephone Answering Service (SAT)


Audiovisual equipment loans service

Creating video tutorials

Modifying videos

Posting on the UPF YouTube channel

Recording classes

Screen sharing

Self-recording tool

Video production for disseminating research

Video production for non face-to-face teaching

Video production for online courses

Aula Global

Digitisation of teaching materials

Support for the Aula Global

Open Science

Free APC and discounts for open-access publishing

Open access publishing

Planning and dissemination of research data

Processing of personal data in research projects

Publication of research data at UPF

Publishing in the e-Repositori the UPF Digital Repository


Bibliographic purchases and subscriptions

Equipment and software purchases


Copyright and teaching materials

Copyright and using images on the Internet

Copyright in audiovisual production

Intellectual property of research publishing

Print and document reproduction

Digital copies of articles from UPF’s collection

Print or digitize your documents

Viewing and reproducing microforms

Technological infrastructures

Access to e-resources from outside the UPF (SARE)

Audiovisual equipment loans service

Code repositories

Electronic and networking equipment loans

Exam correction

Exams with reduced internet connection

idCAT certificate: identify yourself and sign for digital procedures

IT equipment

Laptop loans service


Network drive


UPF Card


Web Services

Your username (uNIS)

Software and applications

Google Apps and e-mail

Software catalog

Scientific publishing

Accreditations and merits in research

Bibliometric indicators of publications

Detection and prevention of plagiarism in research documents (Turnitin)

Document identifiers

Generating a CV

Generating reports and lists of scientific output

Managing a journal’s publishing process

Portal de la Recerca de Catalunya (PRC)

Publishing doctoral theses in TDX

Publishing in scientific journals

Researcher identifiers

Scientific Output Portal (PPC)

Scientific signature: author name and affiliation

Information resources

Borrowing documents between Catalan universities (PUC)

Borrowing documents from UPF

Course Reserves

Digital library: consult for everything that the Library offers

Digital repositories the UPF participates in

Electronic dictionaries

e-Repositori: UPF’s institutional repository

Interlibrary loan: materials from around the world

Laptop loans service

Loans service of headphones, cell phone chargers and other materials

Microdata programmes


Reference managers

Requesting materials not held by the UPF Library

Subject guides

Theses and Dissertations Online (TDX)

UPFinder: Search for books, journals and databases

Virtual bookshelves

Networks and communication

Access to the Virtual Private Network (VPN)

Internet connection

Setup Wi-Fi (eduroam)


Video conferencing