Academic Librarians

Academic librarians work with students, researchers and academic staff to provide support in searching and using information resources, developing information literacy and academic skills. Below is a list of key contacts for each University College.

College / DepartmentLibrarian(s)
Buxton & Leek College Liz White (Buxton and Leek) 
Hazel Glasse (Derby)
College of Arts, Humanities and Education Sally Forrest (Arts)
Jane Keeling (Education, Humanities and Journalism)
College of Business, Law and Social Sciences Caroline Ball (all Schools)
Liz White (Buxton)
College of Health, Psychology and Social Care Jill Boland (Nursing, Professional Practice and Psychology)
Naila Dracup (Allied Health and Social Care, and Chesterfield delivery)
College of Science and Engineering Hazel Glasse (Human and Environmental Sciences) 
Sally Forrest (Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment)
UDOL and Joint Honours Subjects as above

Academic staff and researchers can contact Academic and Research Librarians directly, or using Librarians@derby.ac.uk.

Students can receive support from Librarians by attending the Academic Librarian Support Drop-in for their subject area.

We also run weekly workshops and drop-ins on a range of information literacy, academics skills and research skills topics. Please note that all Library workshops and drop-in are held online only.

Other academic support services 

Researcher support

Copyright and Licensing advice