Committee

Agendas and minutes of UKCoRR committee meetings are now available.

Yvonne Budden, University of Warwick – UKCoRR Chair

Yvonne is the Scholarly Communications Manager for the University of Warwick and former manager of the University’s repositories, the Warwick Research Archive Portal (WRAP), a full text, open access archive and the Publications service, a full record of the research outputs of the university.  She has a number of years’ experience in the repository world having begun as the Metadata Librarian responsible for WRAP in its first year of operation and remains responsible for the University’s approach to open access.  Currently she is also a member of CILIP and ISKO UK and sits on the Jisc Scholarly Communications Advisory Group and the Sherpa FACT Advisory Group as the UKCoRR representative.

Nicola Siminson, Glasgow School of Art – UKCoRR Secretary

Nicola Siminson

Nicola is Institutional Repository and Records Manager at the Glasgow School of Art.  Nicola keeps UKCoRR’s membership list, please contact her if you would like to join or leave UKCoRR.

Nancy Pontika - External Liaison Officer

Nick Sheppard, Leeds Metropolitan University – Technical Officer


Nick Sheppard is Repository Development Officer at Leeds Metropolitan University and has a wide range of expertise in repository development comprising a sound technical knowledge base, he has a proven track record in appropriate communication to raise awareness and effect cultural change around repository use.

Paul Stainthorp, University of Lincoln – Web & Publicity Officer


Paul Stainthorp works at the University of Lincoln, managing that university’s electronic library resources and systems, including the Lincoln Repository. Paul oversees the maintenance of the UKCoRR website/blog, and the production of publicity materials.

Past UKCoRR Committee Members

  • Nicky Cashman, UKCoRR Secretary, December 2009 – July 2011
  • Jenny Delasalle, UKCoRR Chair, March 2009 – March 2010
  • Mary Robinson, UKCoRR Secretary, March – November 2009
  • Graham Stone, UKCoRR Chair, April 2010 – March 2011
  • Gareth J. Johnson, UKCoRR Chair, March 2011 – August 2012
  • Jackie Wickham, UKCoRR Secretary, July 2011 – August 2012
  • Dominic Tate, UKCoRR External Liaison Officer, March 2009 – January 2013
  • Anne Spalding, UKCoRR External Liaison Officer, Jan 2013 – August 2013
  • Katie Evans, UKCoRR Secretary, September 2012 – April 2014