Julie Deardorff

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Julie Deardorff

Director of Library Collection Services; Assoc. Professor of Library Science


Julie is responsible for collection development and management at the Centennial Library and supervises the Collection Services Department. She works closely with faculty to determine which resources should be acquired for the library, reviews all new courses and programs for library implications, and serves on the University’s curriculum committees. She is also the coordinator of Cedarville’s Library Science Career Program, which provides assistance for undergraduates who are considering becoming librarians. Julie is a member of the American Library Association (ALA), the Academic Library Association of Ohio (ALAO), and the Association of Christian Librarians (ACL). She has presented at ALAO and ACL conferences and served as Chair of ALAO’s Collection Management Interest Group. Julie has worked at Cedarville University since 1996.

Education and Credentials

  • M.L.I.S., University of Rhode Island
  • B.A. in English, Gettysburg College


  • Travel
  • Reading
  • Shih Tzu dogs
  • Flower gardening