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About Marta Deyrup

Marta Deyrup is Professor and  Co-head of Technical Services at Seton Hall University Libraries in South Orange, New Jersey. For six years she also served as Co-director of the university's Elizabeth Ann Seton Center for Women's Studies. She holds a PhD from the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, Columbia University and a MLS from Rutgers University. Marta is the author/editor of eight books and numerous articles on scholarly communication, Slavic librarianship, and digital scholarship: her three foci of interest. She is a recipient of three Fulbright Specialist Grants, a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipend, two Seton Hall University Research Grants, the Distinguished Service Award from the ACRL Chapter of the New Jersey Library Association, the AATSEEL Award for Distinguished Service to the Profession, and has taught at institutions in Croatia and Morocco as well as the U.S. In 2016 she helped found the New Jersey Digital Humanities Consortium.


Present Professor/Head of Technical Services, Seton Hall University

Curriculum Vitae


2014 - 2017 Digital Humanities Program, Seton Hall University
Academic Affairs
2016 Fulbright Specialist in Library Science
Institution: American University of Central Asia, Kyrgyzstan
2014 Project title: C’era una volta: the Italian minority communities of Dalmatia and Istria as examined through their émigré and domestic publishing activities
ACRL WESS-SEES De Gruyter European Librarianship Study Grant
2014 Research Council Summer Stipend
Seton Hall University
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Professional Service and Affiliations

2009 - Present Member, East Coast Slavic Consortium
2015 - 2017 Faculty Senator, Seton Hall University
2015 - 2017 Senate Executive Committee, Seton Hall University
2015 - 2017 Co-Chair, Program Review Committee, Seton Hall University
2012 - 2014 Middle States Steering Committee, Seton Hall University
2012 - 2014 Chair, Faculty Senate Taskforce on Intellectual Property, Seton Hall University
2012 - 2014 Chair, Faculty Senate Taskforce on Academic Integrity, Seton Hall University
2012 - 2014 Chair, Library Rank and Tenure Committee, Seton Hall University Walsh Library
2006 - 2014 Metadata Committee, Catholic Research Resources Alliance
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Honors and Awards

  • ACRL-NJ/NJLA-CUS Research Award for "The SHU Research Logs: Student Online Search Behaviors Trans-scripted” (2016)
  • Irish Education 100, recipient of award as one of the top 100 Irish-American educators (2014)
  • Distinguished Service Award NJLA CUS/Assoc. of College and Research Libraries (2013)
  • Seton Hall University’s Researcher of the Year Award (2014, 2009, 2005)
  • Seton Hall University’s Woman of the Year Award (2013)


2006 PhD, Columbia University ‐ Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures
1999 M.L.S., Rutgers University New Brunswick ‐ School of Communication and Information
1995 M.A., Columbia University ‐ Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures
1979 B.A., Wesleyan Univeristy, Middletown CT ‐ Department of English

Contact Information

University Libraries
Seton Hall University
400 South Orange Avenue
South Orange, NJ 07079
Tel. 973-275-2223, Fax 973-761-9436


Books (9)

Articles (12)

Recent Works (2)

Research Works (1)

Conference Papers (1)