Staff and student at Library Information Point

Lancaster University Library

General enquiries

Tel: +44 (0)1524 592516 (during the Information Point Opening Hours)

Email: or use our Ask the Library form

24/7 enquiries: chat to a Librarian here when the Information Point is closed

Director of Library Services

Pete Maggs

Director of Library Services and Learning Development

+44 (0)1524 592536 B108, B - Floor, Library

Departmental Officer

Jitixa McMahon

Library Departmental Officer

+44 (0)1524 592299 B105, B - Floor, Library

Jan Lyons

Jan Lyons

Research Secretary, Library Administrative Assistant

+44 (0)1524 592827 B105, B - Floor, Library

Customer Services

General enquiries can be sent to

Customer Services Manager

Paul Newnham

Faculty Librarian

+44 (0)1524 594248 B105, B - Floor, Library

Other key Customer Services contacts

Janet Harris

Senior Library Assistant

+44 (0)1524 593494

Special Collections

Enquiries for Special Collections can be sent to

Senior Library Assistant

Liz Fawcett

Senior Library Assistant

+44 (0)1524 593346 DG42, A - Floor, Library

Copyright Officer

Lorna Pimperton

Faculty Librarian

+44 (0)1524 592539 B105, B - Floor, Library

Ruskin Library

Enquiries for the Ruskin Library and Research Centre can be sent to

Director of Ruskin, Centre for Culture, Landscape and the Environment

Professor Sandra Kemp

Director, The Ruskin-Library, Museum and Research Centre, Professor

+44 (0)1524 593589

Deputy Curator

Rebecca Patterson

Collections Manager, Ruskin Library and Research Centre for Culture, Landscape and the Environment

+44 (0)1524 592284