Jenny Mackay, GML’s Librarian, oversees the cataloguing and shelving of around 1000 books, 2000 reports and countless other professional publications for use by GML staff. Jenny has had a long and varied career in administrative positions in Australia and overseas, including Washington DC, London and Rome. Her roles have included advising executives, writing procedures and policies, controlling a software distribution centre and organising and administrating large international conferences throughout Europe. She has also managed the administration of the Continuing Legal Education Section of the College of Law in Sydney. Jenny is a member of the National Trust of Australia (NSW) and has had an interest and involvement in the heritage world for many years.
Despite our digital age, our printed library has a significant part to play in documenting heritage issues around the world and in supporting GML professionals in their role as heritage advisers.