Andi Back

University Libraries
Fine Arts and Humanities Librarian
Primary office:
785-864-3425
Watson Library
University of Kansas


As the fine arts and humanities librarian, Andi oversees collections supporting the curricular needs in art, art history, design, architecture, and urban planning, as well as other assigned disciplines in the humanities, providing in-depth research consultations and advanced information literacy workshops.

Education

M.A., History of Art, expected completion Spring 2018, University of Kansas

M.S., Library and Information Science, University of Wisconsin

B.A., Fine Arts, University of Wisconsin


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