Innovation Board

The White Rose Libraries Innovation Board operates under the oversight of the White Rose Libraries Executive Board. It is responsible for:

  • Strategic oversight and direction of new and innovative areas White Rose Libraries decide to explore as a collaboration;
  • Encouraging ideas and assessing new opportunities to undertake sector leading or innovative work collaboratively, in the process establishing if this work is best done at the WRL level;
  • Remaining abreast of sector developments nationally and internationally.

Current membership:

  • Anne Horn, Director of Library Services & University Librarian, Sheffield (Chair)
  • Michelle Blake, Head of Relationship Management, York
  • Alison Little, Associate Director, Learning Strategy & Student Engagement, Sheffield
  • Kate Petherbridge, White Rose Libraries Executive Manager
  • Jane Saunders, Head of Information Resources, Leeds

In attendance:

  • Tom Grady, White Rose Libraries Admin and Press Assistant