Information specialist Social Sciences

Peter Noort

Peter Noort

Room: Cubicus B102b

Phone: +31 (0)53 489 3696

Work hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday; 09:00 – 17:00

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.



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


Master in Clinical Neuropsychology, University of Groningen.


Bachelor in Psychology, Universiteit of Amsterdam & University of Groningen