Repositories Board

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

  • Strategic oversight and direction of White Rose Libraries Repositories activities as linked to the Repositories area of the WRL Strategic Plan;
  • Developing future strategies for research and theses repository provision for the White Rose Libraries;
  • Maintaining awareness of national and international developments in the repositories sphere;
  • Encouraging and assessing new ideas for collaborative work in the repositories area.

Current membership:

  • Masud Khokhar, Director of Library and Archives, York (Sponsor)
  • Gavin Boyce, Head of Faculty Engagement and Partnerships, Sheffield
  • Claire Knowles, Head of Research Support and Digital Infrastructure, Leeds (Chair)
  • Sebastian Palucha, Technology Strategy Leader – Library & Archives, York
  • Kate Petherbridge, White Rose Libraries Executive Manager
  • John Salter, Repositories Technical Developer, White Rose Libraries

In attendance:

  • Tom Grady, White Rose Libraries Admin and Press Assistant