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Christine Penney


BA (Brist)
Dip.Lib. (Lond.)
MCILIP (Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals)

Professional History:

Assistant Librarian, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, 1967-1971

University Archivist, University of Birmingham, 1971-1995

Head of Special Collections and University Archivist, University of Birmingham, 1995-2005

Foundation Fellow, University of Birmingham, 2006 (for life)

Life Member of University of Birmingham Court of Governors (from 2008)

Freelance cataloguer, National Trust, from 2005

Hon.Treasurer, Religious Archives Group and Historic Libraries Forum

Member of Hereford Cathedral Library Committee

Hon. Consultant, Worcester and Lichfield Cathedral Libraries

Hurd Librarian, 2009-