This is the institutional repository for peer reviewed articles published in open access and doctoral dissertations by the Agricultural University of Iceland, the Iceland Academy of the Arts, the National and University Library of Iceland, Reykjavik University, the University of Akureyri, Bifröst University, Hólar University College and the University of Iceland. Open access to research results is in accordance with article 10 from the Act on public support for research / 2003 No 3 and is compliant with requirements from international and domestic research fund programs. The purpose of the Open Science repository is to make results of research conducted at Icelandic universities accessible to the public online without hindrance or charge. Deposits to the repository are permanent and are intended to ensure future access to all published scientific material of the Icelandic research community. By collecting this material together in one collection access is made simple and easy for anyone who wishes to study the considerable scientific work conducted in Iceland.

The repository is OpenAIRE / OpenAIREplus compliant and in accordance with requirements for publication of research results from projects supported by the European research programs FP7 and H2020.

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    Ritgerðarsafn um 25 listasöfn á Íslandi. Fjallað er um sögu eftirfarandi safna: Listasafn Íslands, Listasafn Einars Jónssonar, Listasafn Vestmannaeyja, Listasafn ASÍ, Listasafn Ísafjarðar, Listasafn Árnesinga, Gerðarsafn - Listasafn Kópavogs, Listasafn ...
  • Hafsteinsson, Sigurjón Baldur (Rannsóknasetur í safnafræðum við Háskóla Íslands, 2015-09-01)
    Ritgerðarsafn um sögu byggðasafna á Íslandi. Fjallað er um sögu 14 byggðasafna sem eru: Byggðasafn Vestfjarða, Byggðasafn Borgarfjarðar, Byggðasafn Skagfirðinga, Glaumbæ, Byggðasafn Rangæinga og Vestur-Skaftfellinga, Sagnheima, byggðasafn Vestmannaeyja, ...
  • Schmidt, Louise Steffensen; Hvidberg, Christine Schøtt; Kim, Jung Rack; Karlsson, Nanna Bjørnholt (Cambridge University Press (CUP), 2019-09-30)
    The Martian mid-latitudes contain numerous small water-ice deposits, collectively termed viscous flow features (VFFs). The shape and topography of the deposits contain information on their past flow history and formation process. In order to access ...
  • Henry, Séverine; Sigurjónsdóttir, Hrefna; Klapper, Aziliz; Joubert, Julie; Montier, Gabrielle; Hausberger, Martine (MDPI AG, 2020-02-23)
    Abstract: Artificial weaning is a standard practice known to be one of the most stressful events in a domestic foal’s life. Research has mainly focused on ways to alleviate weaning stress. However, there is still a need for more detailed research on ...
  • Kirchhoff, Björn; Braunwarth, Laura; Jung, Christoph; Jónsson, Hannes; Fantauzzi, Donato; Jacob, Timo (Wiley, 2019-12-26)
    Improved understanding of the fundamental processes leading to degradation of platinum nanoparticle electrocatalysts is essential to the continued advancement of their catalytic activity and stability. To this end, the oxidation of platinum nanoparticles ...

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