Anna O’Neill

Director of Library Services & Arts Strategy (University Librarian), University of Southampton

Anna O’Neill was appointed Director of Library Services & Arts Strategy (University Librarian) at the University of Southampton in January 2019. Having previously led a converged Library & IT service as Director of Learning and Information Services at the University of Chichester. She is interested in digital innovation and, in particular, how it can be used to improve the student experience. Anna has worked in the library sector for over 30 years and has a range of experience across a number of sectors, including the NHS, heritage, charities, law and financial services.  Anna is a current member of SCONUL Steering group and was previously a member of the SCONUL Leadership Task & Finish group.