Fay Harrison



  • Overall responsibility for the eSystems Team functions
  • Line management and guidance of eSystems Team posts
  • Lead Business User for our current Library Management System, ALEPH
  • Responsibility for IT management and support of other specialist library systems and services
  • Member of the Library Management team

Career overview

Fay is a qualified librarian and a member of CILIP (Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals). She started her career at Manchester Polytechnic working in the library as a catalogue editor eventually moving to NTU to manage the implementation of NTU’s first library management system, SWALCAP. Four library management systems later Fay continues to manage library management systems in addition to providing technical support of library specialist IT systems and services.

External activity

  • Treasurer and Membership Secretary of EPUG-UKI (Ex Libris Products User Group UK & Ireland)
  • Circulation Module Co-ordinator of IGeLU (International Group of Ex Libris Users