Bachelor in English, University London, Harare, Zimbabwe, 1971. Master of Arts in Librarianship, University Sheffield, England, 1980.
Assistant library Her Majesty Treasury, London, 1980—1985. Technical services library Department Education, 1985—1988. Bibliographics manager Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1988—1993.
Deputy library Organization for Economic Cooperative and Development (Organization of European Cooperation and Development), Paris, 1993—1998, head documentation and information center, since 1998.
Member of International Federation Library. Associations, Library. Association (associate.
Married Catharine Mary Stirling, April 10, 1980.