Kelli Hansen

Print Collections Librarian
Rare Books & Special Collections





Phone: (573) 882-3755
Address: 405 Ellis Library

Areas of Expertise:
  • History of the book
  • History of illustration and graphic design
  • Artist’s Books
  • Comics
  • Primary source instruction
Recent Publications:
  • Hansen, Kelli.  “The Book as Artifact.”  In Using Primary Sources: Hands-On Instructional Exercises, ed. Anne Bahde, Heather Smedberg, and Mattie Taormina.  Santa Barbara, CA: Libraries Unlimited, (March 2014).
  • Hansen, Kelli.  “Education, Training, and Recruitment of Special Collections Librarians: An Analysis of Job Advertisements.” RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage 12:2 (September 2011): 110-132
Professional Associations:
  • American Library Association
  • Association of College and Research Libraries
  • Rare Book and Manuscripts Section
  • Missouri Library Association