NHSN are delighted to welcome Jen Whitney who joins the team this week on an 11-month research secondment.
Jen is a Librarian on secondment to NHSN from Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada, where she supports the Library’s digital collections and information systems. Over the next year, she’ll work with us to increase digital access to our Library and Archives, promote our collections and to connect with and engage people who have an interest in the natural history of the north-east.
We cannot wait to work with Jen to boost access to the treasures found in our library and archive collections and we will surely benefit from her expansive knowledge of the field. For now, however, here is a little more about Jen in her own words: