Bachelor, U. London, 1960; postgraduate, U. London, 1962.
Assistant library, U. College, London, 1962-1969, 73-82; lecturer, University of California, Berkeley, 1970-1973; deputy library, U. College, 1983-1986; from library to director library audio visual services, Imperial College, London, since 1986; head humanities, Imperial College, London, since 1993.
Member Szepsi Csombor Literature Circle.
Married Lóránt G. Czigány, 1957. 1 child, Judith.