Zoë Karens


Zoë is working with the Society between October 2021 and December 2022 to survey and catalogue the wide array of papers held as part of the RHS Archive. In this role Zoë is consolidating and making more accessible the Society’s important collections relating to historians and the development of the historical profession, from the early nineteenth century onwards.

Zoë has a Master of Archives and Records Management (University of Liverpool), and has more than 20 years’ experience on various archive projects, based at the Institute of Historical Research, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, Senate House Library, UCL, King’s College, LSE and other HE institutions.