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Emma Adamson known as Emma Adamson

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MA in Librarianship
BA (Hons) American Studies with English


Experienced leader and Director of Libraries, Employability and Learning Services, with a demonstrated history of working in the UK higher education sector.

A strategic and technical operations professional, with a dedicated career focussed on student and organisational success.

Master’s degree in Library and Information Science held from The University of Sheffield.


- Member
- Member of the AGCAS Regionalisation Working Group
British Library Advisory Council
- Board Member
CILIP UK & Ireland
- Member
Jisc Trans-National Education Licensing Steering group
- Chair
Sconul UK & Ireland
- University representative
- Sconul Services Committee Member
TALIS Advisory Board
- Member
Welsh Higher Education Libraries Forum (WHELF)
- Former Chair (2017 – 2019), and Vice Chair.

Areas of Expertise

Academic Libraries, careers and employability services, student development and study skills.



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