Anne Anderton, Special Collections Curator
Special Collections Subject lead for Art History; Curatorial responsibility for western manuscripts and the art, photography and object collections (Visual).
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Jo Edge, Latin Manuscripts Cataloguer
Cataloguing 500 Latin manuscripts, using TEI.
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Jane Gallagher, Special Collections Librarian, manager of the photographers & lead for Digital Humanities
Special Collections lead for Digital Scholarship including management of the Imaging team. Curatorial responsibility for religious and theological printed material post 1500 and subject led for Modern Languages..
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Elizabeth Gow, Special Collections Manuscript Curator and Archivist
Special Collections subject lead for Japanese Studies; Curatorial responsibility for non-western manuscripts and archives.
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Charlotte Hoare, Special Collections Librarian
Responsible for cataloguing the University of Manchester medical collections as part of a project funded by the Wellcome Trust; developing access to these collections through contributing to the reader engagement, promotions, exhibitions, events and other strategies.
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John Hodgson, Associate Director (Curatorial Practices)
Responsible for strategic development and management of the Special Collections; providing team leadership in the collective pursuit of collections-based academic, student and public engagement; providing team leadership in the development of digital imaging.
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Gareth Lloyd, Special Collections Archivist
Special Collections Subject lead for Archaeology, Classics and Ancient History; Curatorial responsibility for Christian archives.
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Janette Martin, Special Collections Student Engagement Manager, Reader Engagement Manager and Special Collections Archivist
Special Collections Subject lead for History (modern) and American Studies; Curatorial responsibility for History archives (social, economic and political history).
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James Peters, Special Collections Archivist
Special Collections subject lead for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine; Curatorial responsibility for University archives, scientific, technical and medical archives; Special Collections lead for digital preservation.
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Julie Ramwell, Special Collections Librarian
Special Collections Subject lead for Drama and Music; Curatorial responsibility for post-1500 English printed collections, including English literature, private press and street literature, and also modern French literature; Special Collections lead for stock and locations.
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Gwen Riley Jones, Imaging Manager
Manages the imaging service to support research, teaching and learning and public engagement activity; liaises with researchers to develop projects, and supports activities of Special Collections using a range of advanced photographic methods.
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Julianne Simpson, Rare Books and Maps Manager and Research Engagement Manager
Management of the Rare Books and Maps Collections; Special Collections Subject lead for History (medieval and early modern) and Chinese Studies; Curatorial responsibility for foreign language and literature printed collections, incunabula, history of science, technology and medicine, and East Asian printed collections.
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Donna Sherman, Special Collections Map Librarian
Special Collections Subject lead for Architecture, Geography and Planning; Curatorial responsibility for Map Collections and printed atlases; Special Collections lead for teaching and learning.
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Jessica Smith, Special Collections Archivist (Creative Arts Archives)
Special Collections subject lead for English Literature, Creative Writing and the Institute for Cultural Practices; curatorial responsibility for Literary, Performing Arts and Visual Arts archives.
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Lianne Smith, Special Collections Curator
Special Collections subject lead for Religions and Theology. Curatorial responsibility for books, periodicals and archives relating to the Christian Brethren.
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Ruth Tait, Senior Library Assistant at the Ahmed Iqbal Ullah Race Relations Centre
Dealing with first line face to face and electronic enquiries to provide specialist race knowledge. Overseeing daily activities in the library, in order to maintain the library space and ensure accessibility of material and delivery of a quality service.
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