​Publishing at LAB University of Applied Sciences aims to improve and enhance knowledge sharing in multi-disciplinary research and development as well as innovation. LAB is committed to the principles of open access publishing.

LAB Open

LAB Open is an open access publishing platform which publishes articles and audiovisual materials by the staff, students and partners of the LAB University of Applied Sciences. The platform hosts two individual journals which are published continuously. Both journals accept and publish articles also in English.

LAB Focus Blogs

The blogs of LAB's four focus areas bring forth each focus area’s RDI and education activities.

Publication series

The LAB publication series publishes reports, monographs and compilations based on the RDI and higher education teaching activities at LAB.

All publications in the series are available online via Theseus.

About publishing in LAB

You can read more about LAB’s publishing activities from the LAB Guide to publishing and open science. The guide also offers information about open science, how to evaluate scholarly publications, and how to promote your research.

For any additional information or questions, please contact julkaisutatlab [dot] fi

LAB Focus

Understanding the plant-based meat market: A Vietnam case study

It has been established in the scientific consensus that food production has a negative impact on our environment, contributing to nearly one-third of total greenhouse gas emissions. In that sector, livestock farming makes up the bulk of it, accounting for nearly 78 % of total methane emissions (Hallström et al. 2015). Thus, it is clear […] The post Understanding the plant-based meat market: A Vietnam case study appeared first on LAB Focus.

Varna making progress in circular economy

In early June 2022, the CECI project partner Business Agency Association hosted the last Interregional meeting in the sunny Varna, Bulgaria. The meeting was organised as hybrid, and combined project meeting and a local dissemination event. On the first day, during the project meeting, CECI partners shared their experiences, action plans and reported on the […] The post Varna making progress in circular economy appeared first on LAB Focus.

Estonian GameDev Summer Summit

Game developers support organization, GameDev Estonia, organized a two-day Summer Conference in Tartu and it’s nearby Elva in June 2022. On the 17th of June Estonian GameDev Summer Summit took place in Tartu at SPARK Demo and on the 18th of June AegCon 2022 in Elva, at a local sports center called Tartumaa tervisespordikeskus. This […] The post Estonian GameDev Summer Summit appeared first on LAB Focus.