Collections librarian, Shakespeare birthplace trust
Since 2009 Mareike has been working as a Librarian at the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust where she is managing a collection of 55.000 modern and early printed books. Her main responsibilities are acquisition, cataloguing and contributing to the Reading Room service. The library collection includes three First Folios (first collected editions of Shakespeare’s works), translations of Shakespeare’s plays in over eighty languages and a range of important rare books relating to Shakespeare’s life, works and times. For more information about the Trust’s holdings please have a look at the Trust’s website.