Tijmen Baarda is subject librarian for Middle Eastern Studies and the Islamic world, which includes the Arabic, Hebrew, Persian and Turkish language collections.
You can contact him for questions about:
- Collection development
- Purchase requests
- Information about subject specific databases
- Instructions about library skills
Workplace: University Library Leiden, room 028
Phone: +31 71 527 1586
Workdays: Monday to Thursday
Tijmen studied theology in Leiden and is currently finishing a PhD dissertation entitled Arabic and Aramaic in Iraq: Syriac Christian Commitment to the Arab National Project (1920–1950). He is a member of the NWO project group Arabic and its Alternatives led by Professor Heleen Murre-van den Berg (Institute of Eastern Christian Studies, Nijmegen).
- Docent Nederlands als tweede taal