Mehlika Karagözoğlu graduated from Istanbul University, Faculty of Letters, Information and Records Management and History departments with high honors in 2006. She started working as a Research Assistant at Marmara University, Department of Information and Records Management in 2009. She completed her master's degree at the Department of Turkish Language and Literature at Istanbul University in 2010 with her thesis on children's literature. She conducted research at Edinburgh University in 2011 and visited the Information Studies, Publishing and Business departments of various universities in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Stirling and London. She visited almost all of the libraries and museums in these cities and made professional investigations. She completed her PhD at Marmara University, Department of Information and Records Management in 2015. She became Assistant Professor in 2018 and Associate Professor in 2022. Karagozoglu, who is interested in interdisciplinary studies, still works in the same department and continues her academic studies. She is married and has two children.