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Martin Borchert, University Librarian

University Librarian - Martin Borchert

Phone: +61 2 9385 2662
Mobile: +61 0435 578 929

Martin Borchert is the University Librarian at the University of New South Wales where he was appointed to the position in June 2016. In this role, Martin will nurture strong partnerships to build upon the excellent work and reputation of the UNSW Library. He will further develop services, resources and facilities which support students, academic staff and community members in attaining their academic, professional and personal goals and the goals of the university. The Library will focus on delivering digital, scalable services.

Martin has held senior positions at the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) where he was Associate Director, Library Services (Information Resources and Research Support) for seven years and at Griffith University where he was Associate Director / Manager, Access Services in the Flexible Learning and Access Services department for six years. He has also held various other library positions including Academic Electronic Information Services Librarian, Liaison Librarian, Copy Cataloguer and Lending Assistant, spanning 25 years. Martin was also a sessional academic in the School of Information Systems at QUT for 3 years. Prior to working in libraries, Martin worked in retail management and sales.

Martin is professionally active and has contributed to many national and state based collection development and eresearch committees and has been a member of numerous conference organising committees. His papers and presentations via ORCID.

He holds two masters degrees – MBA (USQ) and M.InfoTech (QUT) (Information Management), a B.Sc. (UQ) (marine biology) and a certificate in project management.


Robyn Drummond, Director Information Services

Director, Information Services - Robyn Drummond

+61 2 9385 8055
+61 2 9385 8002

Robyn Drummond is the Director of Information Services at UNSW Library. She was appointed to this position in November 2015, following a number of years in management roles at UNSW Library. These roles included Manager, Service Innovation and Manager, Academic Services (Science, Engineering and Medicine). Through her work at UNSW Library, she has developed an ongoing interest in library support for researchers and has been instrumental in developing innovative services in this area.

Robyn has held a variety of library and information management roles in the academic, research and government sectors over 20 years. Building on her experience in these roles, Robyn is keen to continue delivering innovative and responsive information services to the UNSW community.

Robyn holds a BSc (UNSW); Grad Dip, Physiotherapy (USyd); Grad Dip, IM (UNSW) and is an Associate Member of ALIA.

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