Esther Opeola Lawal-Solarin is an experienced and versatile librarian. She has publications in both local and International journals. She is a recipient of European Economic Commission Award. She worked as the Manager and chief librarian in charge of both print and non-print libraries for many years. She attended Holy Child College, Ikoyi for her secondary education. While in Holy Child, she was a class prefect and a sport lady. She won many trophies for the school in high jump, long jump,hurdles and relay race. She also studied at the University of Lagos, university of Ibadan and Loughborough University in UK. She was a publicity secretary of the African-Carribean society at Loughborough University also, a soprano Chorister at both Loughborough University Choir and Methodist Church Loughborough. She is a certified librarian by the Librarian Registration Council of Nigeria (LRCN) Presently, she is working in the Cataloguing Section, Centre for learning Resources, Covenant University.