Sharon Potter

Sharon Potter

Research Support Librarian

PVC - Academic


Liaison Librarian with responsibility for the delivery of professional library services to NTU customers to support learning, teaching and research.

Her main set of responsibilities are:

  • academic liaison
  • participation in internal and external quality processes; supporting course development to ensure that the provision of the relevant learning resources meets the requirements of the University's quality agenda and those of external bodies
  • design, delivery and evaluation of information and digital literacy provision
  • to lead cross-NTU Library service development within a designated area of activity – Induction and Student Transition
  • the delivery of face to face and online / offline enquiry services
  • to be a point of reference in relation to copyright legislation and its implementation within the University.

External activity

Sharon is a chartered member of the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (MCLIP) and is on the committee for the CILIP sub-group Academic and Research Libraries Group East Midlands. Sharon also holds the Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy.


LIGGETT, A., MCGARVEY, V. and POTTER, S., 2012. HEA/JISC Open Educational Resources case study: pedagogical development from OER practice: research ethics OER: can they be 'radically re-purposed and remixed'? York: The Higher Education Academy.

PRICE, S., POTTER, S. and DONALDSON, A., 2010. Developing independent learners. In: Developing Students as Scholars. Proceedings of the Annual Learning and Teaching conference, Nottingham 29 March, 2010. Nottingham: Nottingham Trent University, pp. 32-33.

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