The team

Our Library staff ensure that collections are well looked after and accessible for visitors and Museum staff.

  • Dr Mel Smith, Library Collections Manager.
    Library Collection Manager

    Dr Mel Smith ensures that our collections are maintained securely under appropriate conditions, and that our acquisition procedures follow best practice.

  • James Hodgkin, Library Services Manager.
    Library Services Manager

    James Hodgkin is responsible for customer services in the Library, ensuring visitors have a comfortable, friendly and successful experience.

  • Judith Magee, Special Collections Curator.
    Special Collections Curator

    Judith Magee maintains and develops the Library's special collections, which include artwork, manuscripts and rare books.

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