“The World Could Not Contain the Books: A Theology of Theological Librarianship” with Beth Sheppard
Beth Sheppard, a candidate for the position of director of the Duke Divinity School Library and the director of the United Library at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, will present a public lecture on “The World Could Not Contain the Books: A Theology of Theological Librarianship.”
A Ph.D. graduate of the University of Sheffield where she focused on the Gospel of John, Sheppard also holds a library science degree from Emporia State. She continues to research in both fields and her work frequently appears in Theological Librarianship. Her forthcoming book, The Craft of History and the Study of the New Testament, will be available from Scholars Press in November 2012.