Francesca Hillier

Location: LONDON

Membership Grade: Professional Member

Contact Info

Phone: 020 8858 0556

General Experience

I work for the British Museum as an archivist and have links to University College London (Department of History and the Institute of Archaeology). My main areas of expertise are history, archaeology and English literature as well as other similar academic works and historic journal indexing. Recent clients include Archaeology South East, British Museum Press, OOH Publishing, IB Tauris, Pickering and Chatto, Fitzwilliam Museum (Cambridge University) and work commissioned by private authors.



English Literature

Including books on authors such as Oscar Wilde and William Shakespeare.


Including archaeological monographs and excavation reports

American History

General American history.

Ancient History

Including Greek and Roman History, Egyptology, Ancient Near East as well as pre-history.

British History

Roman Britain, British archaeology and history, social history, local British history journals

Classical Studies

Greek Philosophers, classical texts


Arts, culture and museums

Local History

Including local history journal indexing

Medieval History

Including journal indexing for the Society of Medieval Archaeology.

Related qualifications

BA Hons Ancient History (UCL)
MScEcon Archive Adminstration (University of Wales)

Other skills

Cataloguing And Classification
Qualified archivist

Recent indexes include

Andrew Shapland (ed), Behind the Battle Lines, British Museum Co, May 2017
Janelle Jenstad, Mark Kaethler and Jennifer Roberts-Smith (ed), Shakespeare’s Language in Digital Media, OOH Publishing, October 2017
K. Swope and T. Andrade, Early Modern East Asia (War, Commerce, and Cultural Exchange), OOH Publishing, October 2017

Clients Include

OOH Publishing
British Museum Press
Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge
Archaeology South East
Private authors

Special Publication Type

Technical Documentation

Archaeology monographs