Maria Mtsweni started working at the Basic Medical Science Library of the University of Pretoria, as a shelver in 1994. IN 1996 she started working at the circulation desk. She completed her diploma in Library and Information Practice in 2000 through the Then Technicon South Africa. In 2009 she started doing interlibrary loans and she is currently working at the Jotello F Soga Library, at the Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria, as an interlibrary loan specialist. She is responsible for national and international document delivery, requesting and supplying. She is an active member of the Interlending Interest group of LIASA.