Rachel Mackenzie

Rachel MackenzieCentral Enquiries QA Manager

Location: Keyworth

Tel: 0115 9363363

E-mail Rachel Mackenzie


  • 2009-Present: Central Enquiries QA Manager
  • 2003-2009: Assistant Librarian, British Geological Survey
  • 2002-2003: Film and TV researcher/cataloguer, British Film Institute
  • 1999-2002: Assistant Librarian, Chartered Insurance Institute
  • 1995-1999: Librarian, National Maritime Museum
  • 1995: MSc Sheffield University, Information Management
  • 1994: Laboratory Assistant: fingerprints, Northamptonshire Police

  • 1993: BSc University of Birmingham, Geology (Hons)          

Research interests

  • Communicating geoscience to the public

  • Improving access to data, records and information


  • Enquiries service management
  • Customer services
  • Freedom of Information/Environmental Information Regulations
  • Cataloguing and classification
  • Systems administration

Current projects and collaboration

  • Management of the BGS Enquiries Service (Geoscience Advisory Service and Geoscience Consultancy Services)
  • Freedom of Information/Environmental Information Regulations
  • GeoReports
  • GeoRecords

  • Radon Working Group

Professional association

  • Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (MCLIP)

  • STEM Ambassador