SCIENCE INNOVATION, ENGAGEMENT AND PARTNERSHIPS

TIM WALES

Head of Library & Information Services

Library and Information Services

BIOGRAPHY

Tim is a chartered, professional academic librarian with extensive senior management experience in UK academic and research libraries. He also enjoys writing professionally on library topics. His interests and specialities include library strategic planning and leadership; restructuring; library space design; library systems, especially e-resource acquisition, management, discovery and development; information literacy; innovation; collection management; process improvement and budget maximisation. He is currently working on implementing the new five-year Library & Information Services Strategy for Rothamsted Research with its six key themes: information resource discovery and management; PhD support; research information management; analytics, compliance and reporting; knowledge management; and heritage collections.

CONTACT DETAILS

EMAIL:
tim.wales@rothamsted.ac.uk

    TEL:

    +44 (0) 1582 938 659

      ADDRESS:

      Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, AL5 2JQ

        SOCIAL MEDIA

        PROFESSIONAL PLATFORMS

        QUALIFICATIONS

        • 2000 - Master of Science in Information Science, City University London, UK
        • 1996 - Bachelor (with Honours) French with Business Studies, University of East Anglia, UK

        MEASURES OF ESTEEM

        • Editorial board member: New Review of Academic Librarianship
        • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
        • Member of the Chartered Institute of Library & Information Professionals