Wayne Gordon Hammond (born February 11, 1953 in Cleveland, Ohio) is an American scholar known for his research and writings on the works of J. R. R. Tolkien. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree with Honors as an English major at Baldwin-Wallace College in 1975 and Master of Arts in Library Science from the University of Michigan in 1976. From August 1976 to June 2015 he was Assistant Librarian of the Chapin Library of Rare Books at Williams College, and in July 2015 was promoted to Chapin Librarian.
In 1994 Hammond married fellow Tolkien scholar Christina Scull and the two have since collaborated on several projects.
With Christina Scull:
- 1982 The Graphic Art of C.B. Falls: An Introduction
- 2000 Arthur Ransome: A Bibliography
- Mitchell, Philip Irving. "A Beginner's Guide to Tolkien Criticism". Dallas Baptist University. Retrieved 24 July 2012.
- "A Select Bibliography of Works about John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973)". St. Bonaventure University. Retrieved 24 July 2012.
- "Mythopoeic Awards – Scholarship". Mythopoeic Society. Retrieved 18 September 2020.