Member Institutions

The Mercian Collaboration currently comprises 23 institutions, who are represented on the Committee by their Library Directors. A Steering Group draws from these representatives and oversees all activities.


Aston University Helen Curtis Director of Information Resources TwitterFacebookBlog
Birmingham City University Ruth Jenkins Director of Library and Learning Resources TwitterFacebookYouTube
Bishop Grosseteste University Emma Sansby  Head of Library Services TwitterFacebook
Coventry University Phil Brabban University Librarian  
Cranfield University Tim Wales

University Librarian
Steering Group member


De Montfort University

Dave Parkes Director of Library and Learning Services TwitterFacebookFacebookInstagram
Harper Adams University Laura Pilsel University Librarian and Head of Registration, Assessment Records and Awards TwitterFacebook
Loughborough University Emma Walton Director of Library Services
Steering Group member
Newman University

Chris Porter

Director of Library and Learning Services
Nottingham Trent University Peter Maggs Director of Libraries and Learning Resources TwitterFacebook
Open University Gary Elliott-Cirigottis Director of Library Services TwitterFacebookYouTube
Staffordshire University Paul Mahoney Head of Library & Learning Services TwitterFacebook
University College Birmingham Stephen Dudley Assistant Director of Learning Services TwitterFacebook
University of Birmingham Diane Job Director of Library Services
University of Derby Benjamin Veasey University Librarian TwitterInstagramYouTube
University of Keele Scott McGowan Head of Library Academic Services TwitterFacebookYouTube
University of Leicester Steve Williams University Librarian TwitterFacebookYouTube
University of Lincoln Ian Snowley University Librarian TwitterFacebook
University of Northampton Chris Powis Director of Library & Learning Services  
University of Nottingham Sue Ackermann Director of Libraries, Research and Learning Resources TwitterBlog
University of Warwick Robin Green University Librarian TwitterTwitter
University of Wolverhampton Jo-Anne Watts University Librarian TwitterFacebookFacebook
University of Worcester Judith Keene University Librarian TwitterFacebookYouTube