Beth M. Sheppard

New Testament Scholar, Author, Librarian, Speaker


Beth M. Sheppard is a prolific author with more than fifty publications to her credit.  She writes primarily in the fields of New Testament Studies, Library Management, and Theological Librarianship.


An experienced library executive with over a dozen years’ experience directing academic libraries, Sheppard has written extensively on library management and theory.

Religious Art & Archaeology

Beth M. Sheppard, an amateur photographer, has created a publically accessible collection of images that are a featured collection in the Duke Divinity School archive.

Sheppard is a gifted public speaker, lecturer, and preacher.