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2020 – present     Owner and Farmer, Minerva’s Meadow, LLC


2019 – present     Head, Digital Scholarship & Initiatives

                                  Iowa State University, Ames IA

2013 – present     Assistant Editor and Web Developer

                                  Caruth Studios, LLC, Des Moines IA

2014 – 2019       Digital Humanities Research and Instruction Librarian

University of Iowa, Iowa City IA

2013 –2014           Digital Collections Project Librarian

University of Iowa, Iowa City IA

2012 –2013           Digital Content Specialist / 3D Production Specialist

University of Iowa, Iowa City IA

2011 –2013           Field Technician and Research Assistant

Office of the State Archaeologist, Iowa City IA

2009 – 2010           Digital Artist/3D Interpreter

University of Iowa, Iowa City IA

2009                         3D Modeler

University of Iowa, Iowa City IA

2007 – 2009           Database Technician and Student Librarian

University of Iowa, Iowa City IA



Jan. 2012                Masters of the Arts, Digital Humanities

King’s College London, London

Aug. 2010               Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology Minors in Art History, Classics

University of Iowa, Iowa City



Oct. 2018             Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Collection as Data: Part to Whole, $750,000

Oct. 2017             Institute for Museum and Library Science National Leadership Grant, $100,000



Moore, J., Rountrey, A., and H. Scates Kettler. “CS3DP: Developing Agreement for 3D Standards and Practices Based on Community Needs and Values”. 3D/VR in the Academic Library: Emerging Practices and Trends CLIR vol. 176, 2019, p. 114-121. ISBN: ISBN 978-1-932326-60-4

Moore, J., and H. S. Kettler. “Who Cares About 3D Preservation?”. IASSIST Quarterly, vol. 42, no. 1, Dec. 2017, p. 15, doi:10.29173/iq20.

Scates Kettler, Hannah. “Linked Open Data for 3D Models and Environments.” ISAW Papers, vol. 20, no. 5, 2021, DOI: 2333.1/gqnk9kz2

Scates Kettler, Hannah. “Digital Library Federation Assessment Interest Group on Cultural Assessment.” D-Lib Magazine, vol. 23, no ¾, 2017, ISSN: 1082-9873

Scates Kettler, Hannah. “Mujeres Latinas – Towards a more inclusive narrative of Iowa history”. Bindings Summer 2016, p.18-19, urn:ISSN:2639-2771.

 “The Palace Site (13PK966): A Middle Archaic Habitation and Burial Site in Des Moines.” July 2014. Digital 3D fountain reconstructions for: Longfellow, Brenda, Roman Imperialism and Civic Patronage:

Form, Meaning and Ideology in Monumental Fountain Complexes. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010.



Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO)

American Library Association (ALA/ACRL)

Register of Professional Archaeologist (RPA)