Diploma in documentary studies (1986), since 1993 he has been managing the libraries of the Theater Museum and the Film Museum in Düsseldorf. Since 2005, she has been responsible for coordinating the management of collections within the local d: cult network for both museums.

In 1995, she was a founding member of the Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Kunst- und Museumsbibliotheken (AKMB) [The Working Group of Art and Museumsbibliotheken] and a board member of the AKMB 1995-1999, 2004-2008 and has recently been re-elected for the 2017-2021 period. Since 1995, he has been a member of the editorial board of the AKMB-News magazine. Moreover, she is an active member of the Fachgruppe Documentation at Deutscher Museumsbund [Special Documentation Group within the German Association of Museums] and AK Film [Working Group of Film Libraries].

Her work focuses on networking across disciplines (GLAM), different themes (performing arts, film), cataloging and indexing, the use of metadata and controlled vocabularies, presentation and accessibility.