About the Forum

Our core aims:
  • To organise relevant events and activities to support the Alumni Library Service (ALS) community
  • To conduct relevant research in the field of ALS and share findings
  • To encourage effective relationships between libraries, vendors, alumni offices and other relevant parties
  • To support the negotiation of licensing online resources for alumni use

In order to facilitate discussions with vendors, we have produced a vendor flyer.

The Forum first started life in 2013 as a one-off event to bring libraries together with vendors to discuss alumni library service development. Since then we have had a number of successful events and expanded to include Alumni Office staff. We have a vibrant and lively committee to help take things further forward.

Your ALF Committee:

The committee was originally formed in October 2015. Current members are:

Jenny Carroll
Communications Executive, Chest (a Jisc Enterprise)

Beverley Delaney (current co-chair)
eContent Advisor, The Open University

Steve Giannoni
Director of Sales (Academic & Government), UK & Ireland, EBSCO

Claire Grace (current co-chair)
Head of Content & Licensing, The Open University

Suzanne Griffiths
Co-founder of the Alumni Library Forum

Andy Horton
Library Manager, BPP Law School, BPP University, London

Emma Wilson-Shaw
Online Services and Systems Manager, London School of Economics and Political Science

Ed Wong
Customer Support Representative, Content Online Limited

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