Wageningen Yield

Wageningen Yield

Wageningen Yield is a collection of databases containing output from Wageningen University & Research Centre. Some documents are subject to copyright restrictions.

Collection overview

Staff Publications

The database Staff Publications contains references to publications authored by Wageningen University staff from 1976 onward and publications authored by Wageningen UR Research Institutes staff from 1995 onwards. Full text documents are added when available. The database is updated daily and currently holds more than 160 000 items. We are currently extending this database towards a complete Wageningen UR bibliography.


Wageningen UR has published more than 5000 dissertations since 1912. Recently all dissertations have been digitized and are publicly available.

Recent dissertations

Theses Online

A collection of electronic, publicly available students' theses successfully defended at Wageningen University (WU) and Van Hall Larenstein University of Applied Sciences (VHL). Most of the theses in this collection are published from 2010 onwards. In some cases theses are under embargo.


A collection of inaugural speeches and farewell addesses at Wageningen University. All speeches are electronically available.

These speeches give a good overview of the developments within a field or subject. For example, you can find all speeches in the field of plant breeding.

Apart from these inaugural and farewell speeches, speeches on the acccasion of the opening of the academic year and other special occasions can be found in the Library Catalogue.


The Mededelingen collection was published as an official publications series of Wageningen University and its predecessors. All Mededelingen have been digitized with financial support of Wageningen Universiteits Fonds.

The medelingen have been published under various titles:

  • Mededeelingen van de Rijks Hoogere Land-, Tuin- en Boschbouwschool en van de daaraan verbonden instituten; from 1908 – 1918
  • Mededeelingen van de Landbouwhoogeschool en van de daaraan verbonden instituten; from 1918 - 1955
  • Mededelingen van de Landbouwhogeschool Wageningen; from 1956 – 1983
  • Agricultural University Wageningen papers; 1984-1988
  • Wageningen Agricultural University papers; 1989-1999
  • Wageningen University papers; 2001-2002