Jez Cope

Jez helps researchers and librarians make the most of technology, with a focus on research data and software.

He is currently Data Services Lead at the British Library, where he is responsible for enabling researchers to get DOIs for their outputs through the UK DataCite Consortium, and for the Library’s overall approach to data and datasets in the national collections.

He is passionate about learning & teaching, good software engineering practice and making technology accessible to a more diverse range of people. He holds an MSci in Mathematics and Computing and a PGCert in Higher Education, is a certified Carpentries Instructor and a Fellow of the Software Sustainability Institute.