The Library and Archive

Dr Jill Dye, Librarian

Jill is responsible for the management and development of the library service. She is currently chair of the CILIP Library & Information History Group, editor of the journal Library & Information History and serves on the committee of the Historic Libraries Forum.



Eleanor Kelly, Deputy Librarian

Eleanor is responsible for assisting with the day-to-day running of the Library, and in supporting the learning, teaching and research needs of the college community. In particular, she assists with collection management and the rare books collection.


Emily Main, Library Assistant

Emily supports the Librarian and Deputy Librarian in the day-to-day running of the library, including answering enquiries in the library inbox and at the issue desk, contributing to library communications and social media, and acquiring books.



Oliver Mahony, Archivist

The Archivist is responsible for managing the structured and secure safekeeping of the Colleges's administrative records and materials of historical interest in various formats. He also answers enquiries regarding college history and welcomes researchers who wish to consult our records. As Records Manager, he is exploring how we streamline the flow of records across College. Find out more and take a look at our Library and Archive blog.

For further information about the Kathleen Major Library, email the Team or telephone them on 01865 276849. Please email the Archivist with any queries about the College's history or administrative records.




Dr Jill Dye, Librarian, St Hilda's College, University of OxfordEleanor Kelly, Deputy LibrarianEmily Main, Library Assistant, pictured at the issue deskOliver Mahony, Archivist, St Hilda's College