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Information Specialist Social Sciences

Information Specialist Faculty BMS
P.D. Noort Drs.
Room: Cubicus B102b

Working hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday  09:00 - 17:00  hrs
I’m frequently on the move, both in and outside of Cubicus, but feel free to drop by to ask a question or just to get acquainted! I also aim to keep my Outlook calendar and Lync up-to-date, in case you want to propose a meeting.

+31 (0)53 489 3696


  • Both students and staff members can contact me about topics like:
  • Acquiring new books and journals
  • Finding your way around the (digital) library
  • Using software for managing bibliographies (e.g. EndNote)
  • Searching, finding and processing scientific information
  • Bibliometrics and visibilty
  • Research data management and writing DMPs
  • Open Access publishing
  • Education of information literacy


As information specialists, Tom De Schryver and I are responsible for the information literacy training in BMS faculty. My lectures are part of the curriculum of the Bachelor CS and PSY, and of the pre-masters EST, CS and PSY, as well as other groups.

Special personal interests/Expertise

  • Copyright and personal data
  • Academic writing and APA style
  • Neuroscience


2015 – present: Information Specialist Social Sciences, University of Twente
2015 – present: Knowledge broker and information professional, NRO Kennisrotonde
2013 – 2015: Research assistant, University Medical Center Groningen & Interdisciplinary Center Psychopathology and Emotion regulation
2014 Master in Clinical Neuropsychology, University of Groningen
2013 Bachelor in Psychology, Universiteit of Amsterdam & University of Groningen