News from London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Staffing

Chris Manning has joined LSHTM as Systems Librarian and is responsible for the LMS, Library website and IT systems within the Library. Chris also manages the cataloguing and aquistions staff and is responsible for the provision of reading list material.

South Courtyard Building

This adaption of existing space was opened in May by HRH Princess Anne. The new development rises five storeys above ground level in the former under-utilised courtyard. Designed by Devereux Architects, this new, reclaimed space accommodates areas of teaching and research space and the new Manson Lecture theatre, along with a ‘social’ space including circulation, function space and refectory breakout space.