Librarian Hannie Riley
Phone Number 01865 274204
Working Hours Monday to Thursday 9 am-4 pm (No cover for breaks)
She is the college librarian at Wycliffe Hall overseeing its collections and managing the library. She is currently the chair of ABTAPL (Association of British Theological and Philosophical Libraries) as well as a board member for BETH (European Theological Libraries). She is also the theology rep for the Committee of Oxford College Librarians (CCL). She worked as the library consultant for OCMS (Oxford Centre for Mission Studies) in 2023.
In addition, she looks after the ABTAPL eBook collection and runs monthly social gathering sessions called ABchATL on Zoom. She has delivered training sessions, presented actively, and written many articles.
Hannie holds an MSc in Library Science, an MA in Education, and a BA in Psychology.
“Equipping Myself from the Old Normal to the New Normal." In Theological & Religious Studies Librarians’ Experiences during the COVID-19 Pandemic, Chicago: ATLA, 2024.
"Put a Ring on it: Engaging Your Users." in BETH Bulletin 1 (2023): 15-24.
BETH Bulletin 1, edited by Hannie Riley and Jussi Havarin (2023).
"Chapter 2 Theological Libraries in Oxford." In Theological Libraries and Library Associations in Europe. Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill, 2022. doi: https://doi.org/10.1163/9789004523197_003 Riley,
"Celebration after Celebration: The BETH Conference,10-14 Sept 2022." Bulletin of the Association of British Theological and Philosophical Libraries 29, no. 3 (2022): 5-7.
"My Reflection on My Trip to ATLA Annual, June 15-18, Baltimore." Bulletin of the Association of British Theological and Philosophical Libraries 29, no. 2 (2022): 4-6.
"My Perspective on Being a Theological Librarian as a Career." Bulletin of the Association of British Theological and Philosophical Libraries 26, no. 2 (2019): 8-13.
"From Keeper of Books to Keeper of Data." Bulletin of the Association of British Theological and Philosophical Libraries 25, no. 3 (2018):16-20.