Deidra Herring

Education Librarian

Research and Education
1858 Neil Ave Mall Columbus OH 43210-1286
 614-247-7235 Download vCard

Deidra Herring is an Associate Professor and former Mary P. Key Resident (2005) at The Ohio State University Libraries. Over the years, she has served as past chair and member of The Ohio State University Libraries’ Diversity and Inclusion Committee, currently known as the IDEAS Committee - Inclusivity, Diversity, Equity, Accessibility and Social Justice. She is a former cohort lead and manager for the Humanities and Social Sciences (H&SS) Librarians under the Division of Research and Education. Deidra has worked across the University Libraries in acquisitions, public services, and leadership. She currently supports the Psychology & Speech and Hearing Departments under the College of Arts and Sciences.

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Consultation and Support Areas

  • Education
  • Psychology
  • Speech and Hearing

Recommended Resources


  • Bachelor of Science in Education, Central State University
  • Master of Library and Information Science, Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Areas of Interest

  • Diversity in the library profession
  • Education and Outreach

Committees and Service

  • Appointment Promotion and Tenure
  • Management Committee
  • Teaching & Learning Committee (OSU)
  • BXB Magazine Student Org. Advisor (OSU)
  • National Association of Mutlicultural Education