Iris van Breda works at the University Library of Amsterdam. After finishing Museum Studies at the Reinwardt Academy, she went on to study Information Science at the University of Groningen. A couple of years later she combined these two studies at her work for Adlib Information Systems, a leading supplier of software for archives, libraries and museums. She then used her knowledge and experience of the Adlib software in her job as the Adlib Application Manager in The Dutch National Maritime Museum. In spring 2013 she started working as a Metadata specialist at the University of Amsterdam
Besides loving her job, her wife and her daughter, she also has some other passions. For example triathlon training and racing, playing volleyball and eating a paleo diet.