Library staff

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The Library staff are always happy to provide assistance with academic resources, whether that be a book you'd like help finding, an electronic journal you'd like to access, or a rare book you'd like to consult. If you're not sure who to contact, please direct enquiries towards the Librarian, Colin Higgins, in the first instance.


Dr Colin Higgins (

Colin has been Librarian of St Catharine's since 2010, having previously worked at the library of Christ's College Cambridge, and in Dublin, London, and Siberia. His doctorate was in ancient philosophy, though his main research interests are in cataloguing and classification, particularly their historical and political aspects. His book, Cataloguing and Managing Film and Video Collections, was published by the American Library Association in 2015.

Deputy Librarian

Sarah Fletcher (

Library Assistant

Heather Lund (


Sherlock (student) Librarian Annie Lomax