Ms Elen Davies

Subject Librarian, Health and Medicine

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 513389

Email address

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Welsh language proficiency

Fluent Welsh Speaker

Research Links

Subject Librarian - 501
Level 05 Floor
Library and Information Centre
Singleton Campus


I am a Subject Librarian at Swansea University providing library support for the Faculty of Medicine, Health and Life Science. I provide support and training to staff and students on a wide variety of subjects including effective use of online databases, finding and using data and statistics, social media and managing your online presence and referencing skills. I am a chartered Librarian and member of the Chartered Institute of Library & Information Professionals (CILIP), Health Libraries Group (HLG) and the Information Literacy Group (ILG).

My main professional interests are library marketing and use of social media in libraries, I was shortlisted for Welsh Librarian of the year 2016, gained HEA Fellowship in 2016, was shortlisted for the CHHS Outstanding contribution to improving the student experience award in 2017 and gained a PGCertHE in 2020.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Literature searching
  • E-Learning
  • Research skills training
  • Social Media
  • APA referencing
  • Cataloguing
  • Reading list management
  • Collection Management