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SOAS Library

SOAS Library: Staff

Director of Library and Information Services

John Robinson BA (English & Communications) MA (Education Management)

Assistant Director (Research Library Services)

Christine Wise BA(Hons) MA DipLib MCLIP MCMI CMgr

Assistant Director (Customer Services and Operations)

Regina Everitt BA (Journalism) MSc (Library and Information Sciences) MCLIP

Library Administrator and PA to the Director

Gloria Hinds

Ade Aderemi
Customer Services Manager
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Kobir Ahmed
IT Trainer and Communication Coordinator
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Dominique Akhoun-Schwarb
Subject Librarian (Middle East & Central Asia)
Dominique Akhoun-Schwarb
Alexander Andreou
Library Shelver
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Joanne Anthony
Archivist
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Winifred Assan
Senior Library Assistant (Reader Services)
Archives Assistant (Special Collections)
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Peter Baxter
Assistant Librarian/Saturday Supervisor
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Vicky Bird
Subject Librarian (Economics, Politics, Finance & Management)
Vicky Bird

Annette Brooker
Library Support Services Officer
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Bob Burns
Subject Librarian (Law)
Bob Burns

Marcos Carbonell
Senior Library Assistant (Acquisitions and Bibliographic Services)
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Beth Clark
Head of Electronic Services & Deputy Head of Teaching and Research Support
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Simona Continente
Senior Library Assistant (Reader Services)
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Rafael Corrales-Siodor
Library Shelver
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Eileen Crawley
Deputy Head of Acquisitions & Bibliographic Services
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Kay Dhawan
Assistant Librarian/Saturday Supervisor
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Yvette Dickerson
Librarian (Reader Services)
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Regina Everitt
Assistant Director (Customer Services & Operations)
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Mei-Chuan Fuehrer-Cheng
Senior Library Assistant (Reader Services)
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Jean Grant
Library Support Services Officer
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Christopher Gutkind
Assistant Librarian (Reader Services) - Evening Supervisor
Chris Gutkind
Gloria Hinds
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Edward Hood
Archivist
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Joanne Ichimura
Archivist
Joanne Ichimura

Maryam Jorfi
Senior Library Assitant (Reader Services)
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Mahesh Khagram
Library Support Services Officer
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Jotika Khur-Yearn
Subject Librarian (South East Asia & Pacific Islands)
Jotika Khur-yearn
Fujiko Kobayashi
Subject Librarian (Japan and Korea)
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Lina Lakhia
LMS Project Manager
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LMS Project Manager

Adam Lausch-Holubowicz
Senior Library Assistant (Reader Services)
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Wynn Lewis
Library Shelver
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Julie Makinson
Archivist
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  • Tel: 020 7898 4142
  • Email: jm64@soas.ac.uk
  • On Sabbatical:On maternity leave 2014/15

Lance Martin
Archivist
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Claudia Mendias
Library Digital Service Manager
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Clare Menou
Electronic Services Assistant
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Eilís McCarthy
Archivist
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Victoria Morrison
Library Shelver
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Sujan Nandanwar
Archives Assistant (Special Collections)
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Rita Nandi
Library Shelver
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Carly Newell
Library Shelver
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James Noonan
Senior Library Assitant (Reader Services)
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Eiko O'Brien
Library Shelver
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Fumitaka Okubo
Senior Library Assistant (Middle Eastern Languages)
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David Pearson
Subject Librarian (Anthropology & Sociology, Linguistics, Literature & Gender)
David Pearson

Tadsanee Preston
Library Shelver
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Helen Porter
Digital Services Support Officer
Helen Porter

Ludi Price 柏詠璇
Senior Library Assistant (Far Eastern Languages)
Ludi Price
  • Tel: 0207 898 4156
  • Email: lp27@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: Library - E10
  • Office Hours: Tues-Wed 9:30-17:30, and Thurs 9:30-13:00.
Andrew Pye
Library Support Services Officer
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Stephen D Sanders
Senior Library Assistant (Acquisitions and Bibliographic Services)
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Mary Fisk
Subject Librarian (History & Religions, Ancient Near East, Semitics & Judaica)
Mary Seeley

Yelena Shlyuger
Principal Library Assistant (Reader Services)
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Val Siama
Senior Library Assistant (Reader Services)
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Keith T Sparrow
Principal Library Assistant (Reader Services)
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Harry Stephens
Senior Library Assistant (Acquisitions and Bibliographic Services)
Archives Assistant (Special Collections)
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Irene Tortorella
Korean Language Cataloguer
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Wai Hing Tse
Subject Librarian (China & Inner Asia)
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Eliane Tsarouhis
Electronic Services Assistant
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Burzine K Waghmar
Senior Library Assistant (Acquisitions and Bibliographic Services)
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Indo-Iranian History, Historical Geography and Philology (Avestan, Old Persian, Parthian, Pahlavi, Sanskrit, Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi, Urdu, Pashto, Balochi and Kashmiri); Languages and Religions of Late Antiquity and the Silk Road (Bactrian, Khotanese, Sogdian, contacts among Zoroastrianism, Manichaeism and early Islam); Pakistan studies (Ancient and early Medieval History, Dardic and Nuristani dialectology, ethnography and topography of NWFP, FATA, Northern Areas and Trans-Karakoram Tract); Pakistani minorities; HUMINT counterterrorism and linguistic analysis; South Asian Muslim psycho-sociology; Muslim non-Muslim relations (Iran, Pakistan, Bangladesh).

  • Email: bw3@soas.ac.uk
  • Office Hours: Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

James Ward
Shelving supervisor, Dagenham offsite store (ABS)
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  • Tel: 07860 755 875
  • Email: jw56@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: Library - E10 / Dagenham offsite store
Farzana Whitfield
Subject Librarian (South Asia & Development Studies)
Farzana Whitfield

Emma Wilson-Shaw
Deputy Electronic Services Librarian
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Christine Wise
Assistant Director (Research Library Services)
Christine Wise

Jiyeon Wood
Subject Librarian (Arts & Multi-Media)
Jiyeon Wood
Dawn S Wright
Subject Librarian (Africa)
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