Jane Ronson

Development officer (data processing, user support and training), Copac and Archives Hub


My role as development officer for Copac and the Archives Hub focuses on data processing, training, user support and outreach activities. I liaise with libraries contributing records to Copac, including data import, processing and loading.

I organise and help to run Archives Hub workshops for contributing institutions. My outreach and communications activities entail writing blog posts, co-ordinating and writing feature articles, and attending conferences and exhibitions. 

Selected Papers and Presentations


I’m a qualified library and information professional, working towards chartered membership of CILIP. I’m a mentor in The University of Manchester staff mentoring programme.

I joined Mimas in 2008 as development officer for the bibliographic services Web of Knowledge and Zetoc. My previous roles at The University of Manchester include specialist library assistant at Manchester Business School and research project assistant at the Medical School.