Mrs Andrea Hart

Mrs Andrea Hart

Library Special Collections Manager

Department: Library and Archives
Division: LA Special Collections
Phone: 0207942 5645

Summary

My role has leadership responsibility for the Library's Special Collections and Archives Division and related support to internal and external Library and Archive users. I manage and lead on the development, digitisation, collection care, conservation, security, promotion and access of the Library's Special collections which include the extensive rare book, manuscript and artwork collections as well as the photographic and ephemera items. I also manage the delivery of Library and Archives exhibition loans and seek new ways to further develop the collections seeking revenue generation through the securing of grants, sponsorship and support to NHM Development and Commercial activities.

Publications

Xie F, Cao Y, Ranchon C, Hart A, Hansen R, Post JE, Whitney CW, Dawson-Tarr E, Drew AJ, Dunstan DJ (2020) Explanation of the Colour Change in Alexandrites. Scientific Reports, 10 (1) : doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-62707-3

Hart A (2019) Sydney Parkinson - industrious illustrator, In: Nature's Explorers Adventurers Who Recorded the Wonders of the Natural World, Natural History Museum, London : London. 56 - 67.

Hart A, Cooper PM (2018) Expeditions and Endeavours. Images of Nature : 112.

Hart A (2017) Art of British Natural History. null :

Hart A (2014) Women Artists. Natural History Museum : London. 112.

Introduction

Summary

My role has leadership responsibility for the Library's Special Collections and Archives Division and related support to internal and external Library and Archive users. I manage and lead on the development, digitisation, collection care, conservation, security, promotion and access of the Library's Special collections which include the extensive rare book, manuscript and artwork collections as well as the photographic and ephemera items. I also manage the delivery of Library and Archives exhibition loans and seek new ways to further develop the collections seeking revenue generation through the securing of grants, sponsorship and support to NHM Development and Commercial activities.

Publications

Publications

Xie F, Cao Y, Ranchon C, Hart A, Hansen R, Post JE, Whitney CW, Dawson-Tarr E, Drew AJ, Dunstan DJ (2020) Explanation of the Colour Change in Alexandrites. Scientific Reports, 10 (1) : doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-62707-3

Hart A (2019) Sydney Parkinson - industrious illustrator, In: Nature's Explorers Adventurers Who Recorded the Wonders of the Natural World, Natural History Museum, London : London. 56 - 67.

Hart A, Cooper PM (2018) Expeditions and Endeavours. Images of Nature : 112.

Hart A (2017) Art of British Natural History. null :

Hart A (2014) Women Artists. Natural History Museum : London. 112.