Library & Information Services Manager
0121 414 2778
BA (Hons) History/Religious Studies, University of Wales, 1995
PG Diploma (with distinction) Library & Information Studies, UCE, 1998
MA Library & Information Studies UCE, 1998
I started at HSMC in 1999 straight out of library school. I started as a temporary current awareness librarian for 3 months after which time I became a permanent member of staff. In 2002 I became Library & Information Services Manager.
I have always has been interested in current awareness services, user education, the utilisation of information technology in information management and library marketing and promotional activities.
I enjoy reading, cooking, going to the cinema, travelling and running around after my two young kids.
0121 414 7060
BA (Hons) Humanities, Nottingham Trent Uni, 1996
MSc Library & Information Management (with distinction) UCE, 2001
Chartered Member of CILIP since 2006
Registered First Aider since 2010
I have worked in libraries since 2000 and have experience in the public, charity and education sectors.
For five years I managed a busy Learning Resource Centre at Walsall College before joining the University of Birmingham in 2010. I managed the weekend team over at the Main Library before joining the HSMC Library in August 2012.
User education, library marketing and promotional activities, Web 2.0 technologies and customer care.
I enjoy travelling, cooking, reading and walking my greyhound Dave (although not all at the same time!).
0121 414 3672
I started at the HSMC Library in April 2011. I have worked at the University of Birmingham between 1998 and 2010 in a variety of PA and admin roles, including 8 years at HSMC.
I am responsible for the day to day running of the library including circulation, requests and user training.
0121 414 3672
Magister Artium: German Literature and Comparative Religious Studies, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn (Germany)
MSc Information and Library Studies, Aberystwyth University
I've worked in a number of UK academic libraries before joining the HSMC, with an emphasis on information sourcing, cataloguing, and the provision of circulation services.
I am a keen gardener and run the website of a local botanical society. Music, particularly choral music.