The directorship is currently vacant.

Karen Platz

Personal Assistant

Karen Platz

+ 61 7 336 56551


  • Advice and training on the impact of copyright and related matters on teaching, learning, research and publication, including evolving open access publishing models
  • Liaison with Universities Australia on copyright matters
  • Handling of regular CAL royalty claims
  • Preparation of submissions and advice on current legislative and reform proposals

Email or contact your Liaison Librarian for copyright advice and support.

Corporate Services Management

  • Financial management of the Library
  • Procurement of library goods and services
  • Facilities management including development of library spaces
  • Workplace health and safety
  • Security
Glen Dalgleish


Glen Dalgleish

+ 61 7 336 57529

Administration Officer, Facilities

Barnaby Casson

+ 61 7 334 69890

Fryer Library

  • Special collections branch of the UQ Library
  • Supports scholarship, research and teaching
  • Contains original manuscripts and rare publications
  • Key strengths in Australian Literature, Architecture, and History
  • Administers the University of Queensland Archives
Simon Farley

Marketing and Communications

  • Develops and manages the implementation of the Library's marketing and communications strategy
  • Coordinates and manages Library participation in University and external events and activities
  • Management and programming of Friends of the Library

Quality and Planning

  • Meeting secretary to LX, LPPG, Library Advisory Committee, Project Board
  • Develop and support annual planning documentation
  • Coordinate annual CAUL statistic collection
Lucy Peachey

Staff Development

  • Training and Development 
  • Fieldwork Student Placements — Librarian/Library Technician
  • Coaching and advice on career planning

Staff Development Consultant

Joanne Rutherford

+ 61 7 336 56209

Contact us

Level 6
Duhig Tower (Building #2)
UQ St Lucia campus