Allison Reeve

Allison Reeve

Cataloging and Technical Services Librarian
210 Green Hall

Allison Reeve returned to the Wheat Law Library in 2011 as the Cataloging and Technical Services Librarian. She manages the cataloging department, assesses special collections, and contributes to Reference Services. Reeve graduated from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee in 2011 with a Master of Information and Library Studies and a Master of Foreign Language and Literature with a concentration in Spanish literature.


Research Interests
Librarianship, connections between public and technical services, the changing state of libraries, Iberian literature of the Golden Age.

M.L.I.S., University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, 2011; M.A.F.L.L., University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, 2011; B.A., University of Kansas, 2006.

Career History
Cataloging and Technical Services Librarian, Wheat Law Library, University of Kansas, 2011-present; Associate Lecturer, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Department of Spanish and Portuguese, 2010-2011; Cataloging Fieldworker, Golda Meir Library (UWM), 2010-2011; Reference Intern, Golda Meir Library (UWM), 2009-2010; Circulation and University Borrowing Assistant, Golda Meir Library (UWM), 2008-2009; Library Assistant, Wheat Law Library, KU, 2005-2008; Circulation Student Assistant, Wheat Law Library, 2002-2005.

American Library Association, 2005-2010, 2012-present; American Association of Law Libraries, 2012-present; Kansas Library Association, 2005-2008, 2012-present; Mid-America Association of Law Libraries, 2012-present; Southwestern Association of Law Libraries, 2012-present; Green Hall Green Team Conservation Committee, 2012-present; Student Representative on School of Information Studies Curriculum Committee for American Library Association Accreditation, 2009-2010.

Why KU
  • One-third of full-time faculty have written casebooks used at U.S. law schools
  • 2 KU law faculty were U.S. Supreme Court clerks
  • KU’s Project for Innocence: 28 conviction reversals since 2009
  • 7,300+ alumni live in all 50 states and 18 foreign countries
  • Routinely ranked a “best value” law school
  • 12 interdisciplinary joint degrees
  • 26th nationwide for lowest debt at graduation. — U.S. News & World Report
  • 23rd nationally among public law schools. “When Lawyers Do the Grading,”
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • 70 percent of upper-level law classes have 25 or fewer students
  • 37th: for number of law graduates who are partners at nation’s largest law firms