Ms. Sara Janes

Archivist, Lakehead University

Sara Janes is University Archivist for Lakehead University, and is also a contract lecturer with the Department of History.  Sara’s work focuses on collection development, digital preservation, and improving access to historical documents through outreach and public engagement.  Other projects include work with the Northwestern Ontario Archivists’ Association, the Archives Association of Ontario, and the Steering Committee on Canada’s Archives Response to the Report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Taskforce. 

Sara has been a member of the Museum board since 2009, and chairs the Publications Committee and Plaques and Programs Committee.