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Angela Sparks

Angela Sparks

Business Information Specialist

More about Angela Sparks

Angela joined Cranfield in 2018 as a Business Information Specialist based in the School of Management (SOM). She supports students on School of Management and Executive Development courses with a focus on Masterships. She is interested in playful learning and has developed a board game for use in library inductions.
Angela has previously worked as a Learning Development tutor, a university lecturer, prison librarian, and school librarian, whilst completing a PhD in literature.


  • PhD Literature (2019)
  • MA Literature (2010)
  • BA (Hons) Literature and Journalism (2009)

Professional membership

  • Member of CILIP, the library and information association
  • Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Research interests

  • Technology in libraries
  • Playful learning
  • Academic skills
  • Learning and development